Radiofrequency ablation of liver metastases from breast cancer: results in 14 patients.

@article{Gunabushanam2007RadiofrequencyAO,
  title={Radiofrequency ablation of liver metastases from breast cancer: results in 14 patients.},
  author={Gowthaman Gunabushanam and Sanjay Sharma and Sanjay Prayagraj Thulkar and Deep Narayan Srivastava and Goura Kishor Rath and Pramod Kumar Julka and Sushma Bhatnagar},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  year={2007},
  volume={18 1 Pt 1},
  pages={67-72}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the results of radiofrequency ablation in treating hepatic metastases from breast cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS Fourteen breast cancer patients with 16 hepatic metastases measuring 1.1 to 4.0 cm in the longest axis (mean, 1.9 cm) were prospectively studied. All patients had previously received chemotherapy. Radiofrequency ablation was done using 17-G, internally cooled electrodes under ultrasound guidance. A single index tumor was treated in 12 patients, and two tumors… CONTINUE READING

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