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radiation therapy

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən ′ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
The use of ionizing radiation or radioactive substances to treat disease. Also known as actinotherapy; radiotherapy.
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A Welsh Government spokeswoman said: "The minister has asked offi-cials to examine the viability of joining the Commissioning through Evaluation programme in order for certain patients in Wales to benefit from SIRT.
The NHS had previously allowed the use of SIRT, paid for by the Cancer Drugs Fund.
What are the timescales for decisions about commissioning SIRT and what do we say to patients?
Anahtar kelimeler: Gebelik, laktasyon, osteomalazi, sirt agrisi
Akral melanom suphesi gosteren durumlar ise sunlardir: 1) Paralel sirt paterni, pigmentasyonun deri cizgilerindeki sirtlarda yerlesim gostermesidir.
Iraq remains determined to host the coming summit on time next March, in accordance with the decision taken by the Arab summit in Sirt," Labied Abbawi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
The Arab Summit in Sirt ended as it had started, without any breakthroughs in disputed issues between Arab states.
07 October 2010, SPA -- Arab Foreign Ministers today started in this Libyan city of Sirt their preparatory meeting for the extraordinary Arab Summit scheduled to begin on Saturday.
SALALAH: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a written message from President Muammar Gaddafi, Leader of Al Fatih of September Revolution in the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, inviting His Majesty the Sultan to attend the exceptional Arab Summit and the Arab-African Summit scheduled to be held in the Libyan city of Sirt during this month.
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a written message from President Muammar al-Gaddafi, Leader of Al Fatih of September Revolution in the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya inviting him to attend the Exceptional Arab Summit and the Arab-African Summit due to be held in Sirt during October.
Among the events covered by the ASBU, the Sirt Arab Summit, held last March 24-28 in Libya.