Meaning of 3-DIMENSIONAL CONFORMAL RADIATION THERAPY in English

3-DIMENSIONAL CONFORMAL RADIATION THERAPY

transcription, транскрипция: [ [ray-dee-AY-shun] ]

A procedure that uses a computer to create a 3-dimensional picture of the tumor. This allows doctors to give the highest possible dose of radiation to the tumor, while sparing the normal tissue as much as possible. Also called 3-dimensional radiationtherapy.

NCI English Dictionary of Cancer Terms.      Английский словарь раковых терминов NCI(Национальный институт злокачественных новообразований).