Does intracavitary radiation use cesium

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Does intracavitary radiation make people radioactive?

Patients receiving intracavitary radiation do become temporarily radioactive

What is intracavitary radiation also called?

Internal radiation therapy

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Why is intracavitary radiation used?

The advantage is that it concentrates the radiation near the cancer and lessens the chance of damage to normal cells

What is the cpt code for radioelement intracavity of uterus intermediate?

The CPT code 77762 Intracavitary radiation source application; intermediate.

The frequency of one type radiation emited by cesium-133?

Cesium 133 is the stable isotope of the family of cesium isotopes and thus has no nuclear radiation breaking out of its nucleus. The only radiation from cesium 133 would be an emission spectra data in the blue visible light zone with a few less intense lines across the visible spectrum.

What is the commercial use of cesium?

One use of cesium is in atomic clocks.

What is the Cpt code for intracavitary of uterus?

The CPT code for intracavitary of the uterus depend on the application. There is simple, intermediate and complex.

Nanoseconds is the period of the cesium-133 radiation used to define the second?

1,087,827,757 ns

Can cesium therapy be used with chemotherapy?

Yes. Cesium is a live radiation souce that is used to treat a localized area. Chemo is a systemic therapy that courses through the entire body (it is not radioactive).