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Treating Tumors With Precisely Focused Radiation Beams

Mayo Clinic research team shares discoveries on kidney cancer See how one research team is working to find better treatments and a potential cure for kidney cancer. Stereotactic radiosurgery This procedure treats tumors in the brain and other parts of the body with precisely focused radiation beams. Managing chemotherapy side [...]

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Gamma Knife® Radiosurgery

Bruce Pollock, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon, describes the use of gamma knife® radiosurgery at Mayo Clinic. Stereotactic radiosurgery uses precisely focused radiation to treat tumors and other abnormal growths in the brain. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HkmEHh0xFTY

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