MammoSite® is a new form of high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy treatment for patients fighting early-stage breast cancer. It works by delivering radiation to the site of the breast where cancer is most likely to recur. MammoSite® can be given in five days on an outpatient basis.
The treatment is a two-step process:
The result: a more comfortable five-day treatment, with no overnight, in-hospital stay.