cobalt therapy


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cobalt therapy

[′kō‚bȯlt ‚ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
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This not-for-profit hospital offers such services as an alcoholism and chemical-dependency unit, cobalt therapy, magnetic-resonance imaging, nuclear medicine, outpatient surgery and outpatient rehabilitation services.
Orgotein (superoxide dismutase) has been marketed in Europe to protect patients undergoing cobalt therapy from radiation toxicity/side effects.
Birsner was the first physician to bring modern radiation therapy to Bakersfield, establishing the first cobalt therapy unit in his office in 1957.