intraoperative radiation therapy

(IN-truh-AH-pruh-tiv RAY-dee-AY-shun THAYR-uh-pee)

Radiation treatment aimed directly at a tumor during surgery. Also called IORT.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "intraoperative radiation therapy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "radioterapia intraoperatoria"

Tratamiento de radiación dirigida directamente al tumor durante la cirugía. También se llama RIO.