Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT)

Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), also known as stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR), is a technique used to treat certain cancers as an alternative to surgical resection. It can be used to treat early lung cancer and hepatocellular carcinoma.

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rID: 48574
System: Oncology
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Stereotactic ablative radiation therapy
  • Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
  • SABR

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