source train

source train

A term of art referring to a linear array of multiple radioactive seeds (e.g., 90SR/Y, 137Cs or 192Ir) which are delivered to a particular site in the body during brachytherapy.
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Going forward, we expect to generate revenue from our newly approved smaller diameter catheter and longer radiation source train products in the U.
Weldon, chairman and CEO, commented, "The Beta-Cath(TM) System with 60-mm radiation source train length will be especially useful for treatment of patients with diffuse, in-stent restenosis.
For this lot RSSB expects the supplier to source train and track for testing.
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