The National Cancer Institute provides a very good summary of the various flavors of radiation therapy for cancer. The following types of radiation therapy are more commonly used to treat cholangiocarcinoma:
External-beam Radiation TherapyEdit
- Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
- Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (CyberKnife)
- Proton-beam Therapy
Internal-beam Radiation TherapyEdit
- Radioembolization (Y-90)
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