Steve Biko rolls out new technology for cervical cancer treatment



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Good news for cervical cancer patients. The Steve Biko Academic hospital is the first institution in Africa to use electrical brachytherapy. It's a machine that uses an electronic x-ray tube instead of a live radioactive source. This specialised treatment will also curb Gauteng's massive backlog. Let's discuss this further with the University of Pretoria's head of oncology, Dr. Sheynaz Bassa. #DStv403
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