Cancer Watch: Skin Cancer Radiation Treatment Can Do More Harm Than Good: Study

A form of radiation used to treat skin cancer may do more harm than good.

That’s the upshot of new French research into radiotherapy, published in the journal Nature Immunology, that found the treatment suppresses the immune system, Medical Xpress reports.

Radiotherapy is used in half of all skin cancer treatments, noted Guido Kroemer and Laurence Zitvogel of Université Paris, who conducted the new analysis. ∞∞∞∞∞ ∞∞∞∞∞


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