"Brachytherapy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A collective term for interstitial, intracavity, and surface radiotherapy. It uses small sealed or partly-sealed sources that may be placed on or near the body surface or within a natural body cavity or implanted directly into the tissues.
- Radioisotope Brachytherapy
- Brachytherapy, Radioisotope
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Brachytherapy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Brachytherapy".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Brachytherapy" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Brachytherapy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.