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RADIATION ONCOLOGY

A term of art referring to a linear array (from whence the term train) of radioactive–e.g., 90SR/90Y, 137Cs, or 192Ir seeds placed in a particular site in the body–e.g., intravascularly–for brachytherapy

Reference Cardiovasc Radiat Med. 2003 Apr-Jun;4(2):90-4

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