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|Title:||A comparative histological evaluation of the ablations produced by microwave, cryotherapy and radiofrequency in the liver.|
|Citation:||PATHOLOGY, 2009, 41 (2), pp. 168-172|
|Abstract:||Complete tumour cell death is necessary for any ablative technique to be successful. Microwave tissue ablation (MTA), radiofrequency (RF) and cryotherapy (CT) are three methods of destroying liver tumours in situ. Unlike MTA, RF and CT rely on conduction of the thermal insult for their cytotoxicity, potentially affecting lesion uniformity. The aim of this study was to compare the uniformity of demarcation of lesions induced by MTA, RF and CT in the rat liver.|
|Appears in Collections:||Published Articles, Dept. of Cardiovascular Sciences|
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