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Interventional Radiology: Radiofrequency Ablation to Treat Solid Tumors

Interventional Radiology: Radiofrequency Ablation to Treat Solid Tumors
Abstract

This handout explains what radiofrequency ablation is and what to expect when you have it done to treat solid tumors. It includes illustrations of a heat probe showing the wires going into a tumor.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2012
Revision Date
06/2019
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General Subject
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Cancer
Specific Subject/Keyword
Postoperative Care
Preoperative Teaching
Radiology
Side Effects
Interventional Radiology
Languages
English
Record ID
3964