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Radiotherapy patient information

  • Welcome to radiotherapy - information on coming to Southampton General Hospital for your radiotherapy.
  • Radiotherapy treatment - find out more about what to expect from your radiotherapy appointments.
  • Radiotherapy under general anaesthetic - information for parents of children having radiotherapy under general anaesthetic.

Bowel or colon

Brain

  • Radiotherapy to the brain
  • Steroid therapy for brain tumours
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy

Chest and breast

  • Radiotherapy to the breast and chest wall
  • Radiotherapy to the left breast (breath hold)

CT scan

Electron beam intra-operative radiation therapy

  • Electron beam intra-operative radiation therapy (IORT)

Gynaecological cancer and the female pelvis

  • Brachytherapy vault treatment
  • Female pelvis radiotherapy

Head and neck

  • Radiotherapy to the head and neck

Lung

  • Radiotherapy to the lung

Oesophagus

  • Radiotherapy to the oesophagus

Prostate

Skin

  • Radiotherapy to the skin

Total body irradiation

  • Total body irradiation (TBI)

Upper abdomen

  • Radiotherapy to the upper abdomen