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Radiation therapy for breast cancer — Overview covers why it's done, what to expect and side effects of breast cancer radiation, including.

Radiation therapy is treatment with high-energy rays (or particles) that destroy cancer cells. Some women with breast cancer will need radiation.

Radiation therapy — also called radiotherapy — is a highly targeted and highly effective way to destroy cancer cells in the breast that may stick.