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Radiation treatment side effects

Radiation is used to attack cancer cells, but because it also attacks normal cells it can have unpleasant side effects. The following web pages and leaflets will help you to understand what to expect, and deal with any side effects you may experience.

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Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Updated December 2015.

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