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A collective term for interstitial, intracavity, and surface radiotherapy. It uses small sealed or partly-sealed sources that may be placed on or near the body surface or within a natural body cavity or implanted directly into the tissues.
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  • radioisotope brachytherapy
  • radioisotope plaque therapy
  • interstitial radiotherapy
  • implant radiotherapy
  • curietherapy
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