Radiotherapy of RCC is a difficult process, patients have to endure great pain in the process, at the same time in the radiotherapy process there are many side effects, the side effects of radiotherapy is inevitable, so we need to understand the relevant knowledge of side effects after radiotherapy, which have a better time to symptom the prevention, to better treatment, reduce the pain of the body and mind.
Local response after radiotherapy for kidney cancer
Skin: dry skin characterized by itching, pigmentation, and peeling, producing a permanent, pale brown stain. Wet skin: manifested as irradiation spots, eczema, blisters, severe can cause erosion, ulceration.
Mucous membrane reaction: mild: manifested as redness and swelling of the oral mucosa, redness and congestion, secretions decreased. Dry mouth, slightly pain, eating slightly less. Moderate: the oropharynx was flecked with white, hyperemia and edema, ulceration, pain, dysphagia. Extremely severe oral mucosa hyperemia, erosion, bleeding, ulcer, fused into the tunica albuginea, and purulent secretions, pain, can not eat, and occasionally fever.
Systemic response to renal cell carcinoma after radiotherapy
Is a series of disorders and disorders such as dizziness, loss of appetite, body weakness, fatigue, nausea and vomiting after eating fullness.