IORT in the news: The magic ball that spares breast cancer patients gruelling weeks of radiotherapy: All-in-one surgery allows patients to return home the same day
-During a routine check in 2014, doctors found a lump in Lynn Ashman's breast
-As she was taking care of her disabled partner, she feared needing radiotherapy
-Thanks to the new procedure, she did not have to, and went home the next day
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Intra operative radiotherapy (IORT) is available throughout the UK at Spire, BMI and Nuffield Health Hospitals.