Tumor ablation

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Bruno Di Muzio et al.

Tumor ablation, or image-guided tumor ablation, is the direct application of chemical or energy-based (i.e. thermal and nonthermal) treatments to cause local tumor destruction. Techniques include:

Interventional procedures
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rID: 71015
Tag: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Tumour ablation
  • Percutaneous tumour ablation
  • Image-guided tumour ablation

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