Prostate Cancer: Radiation

Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Radiation therapy, also called X-ray therapy, is used to treat cancer cells only in the treated area. Various techniques are used to deliver this type of treatment. Find out what to expect in this overview article.

Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Radioactive Seed Implants for Prostate Cancer

Radioactive seed implants, also called brachytherapy or internal radiation therapy, are forms of therapy for prostate cancer. Learn about the two types that are available.

Radioactive Seed Implants for Prostate Cancer

WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD on March 18, 2018
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