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  • Oncology
  • Our experienced team of experts is involved in the treatment of every patient, and incorporates recommendations and guidelines from the American Association of Medical Physicists (AAPM), American College of Radiology (ACR) and the American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) in addition to federal and state guidelines. (uwhealth.org)
  • amount of radiation
  • There is a limit to the amount of radiation an area of your body can safely receive over the course of your lifetime. (cancer.gov)
  • The amount of radiation that normal tissue can safely receive is known for all parts of the body. (cancer.gov)
  • Your healthcare team will consider your personal needs to plan the type and amount of radiation, and when and how it is given. (cancer.ca)
  • According to Lee, who wasn't involved in the new research, the concern has been that skin creams might somehow boost the amount of radiation absorbed by the skin. (hon.ch)
  • lung cancer
  • Last Christmas I got a card from my mom's best friend from when she was young and she said she had just learned she had lung cancer and she opted to have cyberknife and was doing great. (healthboards.com)
  • It may be used to treat esophageal or lung cancer. (cancer.ca)