Follow up will depend on the case, site, disease or history of previous treatments and also further treatments if required. Effect of treatment continues even if Radiation is completed and may keep evolving for 2-4 weeks even after treatment completion. Disease response assessment is thus not indicated nor intended immediately after treatment completion. In general most of the patients are asked to undergo imaging evaluation as per the case after 4-6 weeks.
Patients are generally called 2-4 weeks after the treatment for clinical assessment and decision on further therapies or medications if need to be altered. After that patients are advised for 3 months clinical follow ups and imaging 6 months to 1 year as indicated.
Incase the patient needs surgery or Chemo Therapy, they are assessed 2-4 weeks after and referred accordingly.