Microwave Ablation Treatment of Solid Tumors

  • Ping Liang
  • Xiao-ling Yu
  • Jie Yu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Microwave Ablation Principles and Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Baowei Dong, Jie Yu, Ping Liang
      Pages 3-13
  3. Microwave Ablation of Liver Tumor

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Jie Yu, Ping Liang
      Pages 17-28
    3. Shi-Rong Liu, Ping Liang
      Pages 65-76
  4. Microwave Ablation of Liver Tumor at Different Locations

  5. Combination and Comparison of Microwave Ablation and Other Treatment for Liver Tumor

About this book

Introduction

Microwave ablation is a simple, affordable, and highly precise technique. After its successful application in treating liver tumors, it is now widely used to combat renal tumors, adrenal tumors, thyroid nodes, uterine fibroids and other solid tumors. This book presents 40 successful cases of treating these diseases. A series of picture before treatment, after treatment and from different angles is provided for each kind of tumor treatment. In each chapter, step by step operative techniques and illustrations are included. This book also examines CT, NMR and ultrasonography to evaluate the effect of microwave ablation.

Editor Ping Liang, is the Director and Professor at Dept. of Interventional Ultrasound, General Hospital of PLA, Beijing, China. Editor Xiaoling Yu is Professor and Chief physician, Editor Jie Yu is Associate Chief physician at the same department.

Keywords

Cool-tip Hepatocellular carcinoma Microwave ablation Renal cell carcinoma Ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Ping Liang
    • 1
  • Xiao-ling Yu
    • 2
  • Jie Yu
    • 3
  1. 1.The Dept. of Interventional UltrasoundChinese PLA General HospitalBeijingChina
  2. 2.The Dept. of Interventional UltrasoundChinese PLA General HospitalBeijingChina
  3. 3.The Dept. of Interventional UltrasoundChinese PLA General HospitalBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-9315-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-9314-8
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-9315-5
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