This complex procedure delivers targeted, high doses of radiation to brain tumors while sparing healthy, surrounding tissue. Stereotactic radiosurgery may be beneficial to patients who are unable to have surgery.
Patients with mycosis fungoides that has not responded to other treatments may find total skin radiation therapy beneficial. During this treatment the affected skin is treated with low-energy electron beams.
Xofigo may be a beneficial treatment for men who have prostate cancer that has spread to their bones only. This form of cancer is often resistant to other treatments and may show response to these radioactive injections.