[Recurrent lung cancer with interstitial pneumonia treated with percutaneous radiofrequency ablation].

@article{Takao2005RecurrentLC,
  title={[Recurrent lung cancer with interstitial pneumonia treated with percutaneous radiofrequency ablation].},
  author={Motoshi Takao and Akira Shimamoto and Hideto Shimpo and Yoichi Nishii and Go Fujimoto and Hideaki Kobayashi and Osamu Taguchi and Masao Akeboshi and Atsuhiro Nakatsuka and Shuichi Murashima and Koichiro Yamakado and Kan Takeda},
  journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={58 1},
  pages={53-7}
}
We performed computed tomography (CT)-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for postoperative recurrent pulmonary metastases developed in a 77-year-old man with interstitial pneumonia. He had received left upper segmentectomy with ND 2a nodal dissection. RFA was safely performed for pulmonary metastases in right S6 and left S6. There was no evidence to suggest any deterioration on interstitial pneumonia, including KL 6 and CT findings. Autopsy revealed residual cancer cells in… CONTINUE READING