Displaying 1-10 of 236.

Ablation and other local therapy for kidney cancer | American ...

... Previous Topic. Surgery for kidney cancer. Next Topic. Active surveillance
for kidney cancer. Ablation and other local therapy for kidney cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-treating-ablation

Tumor ablation for liver cancer

... Side effects of ablation therapy. Possible side effects after ablation
therapy include abdominal pain, infection in the liver ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-treating-tumor-ablation

Embolization therapy for liver cancer

... Previous Topic. Tumor ablation for liver cancer. Next Topic. Radiation therapy
for liver cancer. Embolization therapy for liver cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-treating-embolization-therapy

Local treatments for bone metastases

... about radiation therapy, see our document called Understanding Radiation
Therapy: A Guide for Patients and Families. Ablation techniques. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/bonemetastasis/bone-metastasis-local-treatments

Cancer Glossary

... ab-lay-shun]. also called ablative therapy (ab-lay ... stop making their hormones
would be called ablation. ... therapy Search. an unproven therapy that is ...

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

Hormone therapy for breast cancer

... the section “Bone-directed therapy for breast ... Ovarian ablation: In pre-
menopausal women, removing ... allow some other hormone therapies to work ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

Radiation therapy for liver cancer

... This type of radiation therapy focuses radiation delivered from outside the
body ... as often as other local treatments such as ablation or embolization. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-treating-radiation-therapy

Ablative methods for pancreatic cancer

... Radiation therapy for pancreatic cancer. ... Other types of surgery, called ablative
techniques, may be ... Ablation is treatment that removes or destroys all ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pancreaticcancer/overviewguide/pancreatic-cancer-overview-treating-ablative-techniques

Tumor ablation for liver cancer

... Previous Topic. Surgery for liver cancer. Next Topic. Embolization therapy
for liver cancer. Tumor ablation for liver cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/overviewguide/liver-cancer-overview-treating-ablation

Palliative therapy for bile duct cancer

... quickly, doctors try to use palliative therapies that are ... of the probe is then heated
(in radiofrequency ablation) or frozen ... Photodynamic therapy (PDT ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bileductcancer/detailedguide/bile-duct-cancer-treating-palliative-therapy