interstitial radiation therapy

(IN-ter-STIH-shul RAY-dee-AY-shun THAYR-uh-pee)

A type of internal radiation therapy in which radioactive material sealed in needles, seeds, wires, or catheters is placed directly into a tumor or body tissue.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "interstitial radiation therapy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "radioterapia intersticial"

Tipo de radioterapia interna en la que se coloca un material radiactivo sellado en agujas, semillas cables o cat├ęteres directamente en un tumor o tejido corporal.