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Radiation therapy uses high-energy rays to kill cancer cells. Depending on the dose and the part of the body that is being treated, side effects of radiation may include skin redness, scarring, tiredness, and loss of appetite. Radiation treatment may be external or internal (delivered by an implant).

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