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radiation sickness syndrome (RAY-dee-AY-shun SIK-nes SIN-drome)

Serious illness caused by being exposed to high doses of certain types of radiation, usually
over a short period of time. Symptoms of radiation sickness syndrome usually occur right after
exposure but they may happen over time, and they may come and go. Symptoms include nausea
and vomiting, diarrhea, headache, dizziness, weakness, fatigue, bleeding, hair loss, swelling,
itching, and redness of the skin, and other skin problems. Very large doses of radiation may
cause death. Also called acute radiation sickness, acute radiation syndrome, radiation poisoning,
and radiation sickness.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to protect our most vulnerable patients, Windsong Breast Care has cancelled its Q & A sessions for 2020 and will be offering fully virtual sessions in 2021. Please know that during this difficult time our Breast Navigators and Surgeons are providing extra support for breast cancer patients. Questions, call 716.626.6300.

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