The men were treated with proton therapy, a specialized type of external beam radiation therapy that uses protons instead of X-rays.
What does XRT stand for?
XRT stands for External Beam Radiation Therapy
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- X-Ray Sensitivity
- X-Ray Spectrometer
- X-Ray Spectroscopy
- XML (Extensible Markup Language) Role Sheet
- XML Related Standards
- Xtrem Rangers Squadron (gaming clan)
- X-Ray Symptom Complexes
- Exchange Rate
- Extended Reliability Test
- Extensions for Real-Time
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SBRT is a type of external beam radiation therapy that can be completed in 1-5 days, instead of several weeks.
6 percent received supplemental external beam radiation therapy and 42.
CHICAGO -- Men who receive external beam radiation therapy as part of their treatment for prostate cancer are at increased risk for developing acute myeloid leukemia, according to a large, prospective, population-based cohort study.
Byline: ANI Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A new study has shown that sexual function in prostate cancer patients receiving external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) decreases within the first two years after treatment but then stabilizes and does not continuously decline as was previously thought.