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Lung cancer and radiotherapy damage. Coloured rotating 3D computed tomography (CT) of the lungs of a patient with lung cancer after treatment with radiotherapy. This treatment uses radiation to destroy the cancerous tissues. This scan shows the post-radiation lung damage in orange. Cancer cells divide in an uncontrolled fashion and migrate to invade other tissues.
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