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ablate

[ab-late] to remove or destroy the function of an organ or body tissue. See also ablation.

Cancer Glossary

... See also abdomen, anus, colostomy, rectum. ablate Search [ab-late]. to remove
or destroy the function of an organ or body tissue. See also ablation. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=a

Radioactive iodine (radioiodine) therapy | American Cancer ...

... This treatment can be used to ablate (destroy) any thyroid tissue not removed
by surgery or to treat some types of thyroid cancer that have spread to ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-treating-radioactive-iodine

March 2007

... for him, including chemotherapy, additional surgery, tumor embolization and
possibly using radiofrequencies to try and ablate the cancer among ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2007/03/default.aspx

June 2007

... There are other techniques as well where doctors can “ablate” the cancer by
using freezing techniques, microwave or what is called radiofrequency ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2007/06/default.aspx

Tony Snow: The Impact Of Recurrent Colon Cancer

... for him, including chemotherapy, additional surgery, tumor embolization and
possibly using radiofrequencies to try and ablate the cancer among ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/03/27/tony-snow-the-impact-of-recurrent-colon-cancer.aspx

Surgery for colorectal cancer

... In some cases, if it's not possible to remove the tumors with surgery,
non-surgical treatments may be used to destroy (ablate) tumors in the liver. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-surgery

Colorectal Cancer

... In some cases, if it's not possible to remove the tumors with surgery,
non-surgical treatments may be used to destroy (ablate) tumors in the liver. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003096-pdf.pdf

Thyroid Cancer

... This treatment can be used to ablate (destroy) any thyroid tissue not removed
by surgery or to treat some types of thyroid cancer that have spread to ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003144-pdf.pdf

Sorafenib:A New Treatment For Primary Liver Cancer

... There are other techniques as well where doctors can “ablate” the cancer by
using freezing techniques, microwave or what is called radiofrequency ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/06/04/sorafeniba-new-treatment-for-primary-liver-cancer.aspx

Vaccines - Page 2

... There are other techniques as well where doctors can “ablate” the cancer by
using freezing techniques, microwave or what is called radiofrequency ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/category/vaccines.aspx?page=2