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Laparoscopic high-intensity focused ultrasound for renal tumours: a proof of concept study.

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UNLABELLED: Study Type--Therapy (case series) Level of Evidence What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? Renal cancer is increasingly diagnosed when tumours are small and asymptomatic, during routine abdominal imaging. Whilst surgery is an effective and potentially curative option, it carries a significant risk of complications. Recent work suggests that thermally ablative therapies (RFA, cryotherapy, HIFU) may be suitable minimally invasive treatment options in selected pat...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Author
Journal:
BJU international More from this journal
Volume:
107
Issue:
8
Pages:
1290-1296
Publication date:
2011-04-01
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EISSN:
1464-410X
ISSN:
1464-4096
Language:
English
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pubs:146574
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uuid:b6bbf789-39db-404b-8b08-e65446333ca0
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pubs:146574
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146574
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2012-12-19

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