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Permanent seed brachytherapy

Permanent seed brachytherapy (January 2017)

This factsheet describes how permanent seed brachytherapy may be used to treat prostate cancer, who can have it, the advantages and disadvantages, what happens after treatment, and the possible side effects. It does not describe external beam radiotherapy or high dose rate brachytherapy.

Author(s)
Prostate Cancer UK
Place of publication
London
Publisher
Date of publication
January 2017
Pages
16pp
Price
Free.
Format
Factsheet
Language
English
Flesch readability score
63.0
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