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cryosurgery

[cry-o-SUR-juh-ree] see cryoablation.

Cryosurgery for prostate cancer

... Next Topic. Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer.
Cryosurgery for prostate cancer. ... Possible side effects of cryosurgery. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-cryosurgery

Cryosurgery for prostate cancer

... Learn About Cancer » Prostate Cancer » Overview Guide » Cryosurgery for
prostate cancer. Share this Page. Close. ... Cryosurgery for prostate cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/overviewguide/prostate-cancer-overview-treating-cryosurgery

Special surgery techniques to treat cancer

... Treatment. Cryosurgery. Cryosurgery uses a liquid nitrogen spray
or a very cold probe to freeze and kill abnormal cells. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/surgery/surgery-special-types-of-surgery

Surgery for cervical cancer

... Surgery for cervical cancer. Cryosurgery. ... After cryosurgery, you may
have a lot of watery brown discharge for a few weeks. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cervicalcancer/detailedguide/cervical-cancer-treating-surgery

Surgery for bone cancer

... excision. Cancers in these bones may require a combination of
treatments such as curettage, cryosurgery, and radiation. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bonecancer/detailedguide/bone-cancer-treating-surgery

Treating basal cell carcinoma

... Cryosurgery. ... Cryosurgery can also be used to treat large tumors in one
treatment session to relieve symptoms from the cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-basalandsquamouscell/detailedguide/skin-cancer-basal-and-squamous-cell-treating-basal-cell-carcinoma

References

... National Cancer Institute. Cryosurgery in Cancer Treatment: Questions
and Answers. Accessed at www.cancer.gov/cancertopics ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/surgery/surgery-ref

Local therapy for Kaposi sarcoma

... Cryosurgery (cryotherapy). Cryosurgery can be useful for small KS lesions
on the face, although it is not as helpful for large or deeper lesions. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kaposisarcoma/detailedguide/kaposi-sarcoma-treating-local-therapy