Breast Ablation: Breast Carcinoma, Fibroadenomas

  • Rachel R. Bitton
  • Bruce L. Daniel
  • Kim Butts Pauly
Part of the Techniques in Interventional Radiology book series (TECHRAD)


Standard management of breast cancer depends on the tumor type, biologic receptor status, and extent of disease (TNM staging). Detailed accepted treatment algorithms are available from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network [] and are summarized here:


Breast Conservation Focus Ultrasound Tumor Ablation Microwave Ablation Skin Burn 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rachel R. Bitton
    • 1
  • Bruce L. Daniel
    • 2
  • Kim Butts Pauly
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyLucas Center for Imaging, Stanford University, School of MedicineStanfordUSA
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyStanford University, School of MedicineStanfordUSA

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