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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 | American Cancer Society

... 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