Radiofrequency ablation of neuroendocrine liver metastases—the Middlesex experience

@article{Gillams2004RadiofrequencyAO,
  title={Radiofrequency ablation of neuroendocrine liver metastases—the Middlesex experience},
  author={Alice Gillams and Anna M. Cassoni and Gladys Conway and William Lees},
  journal={Abdominal Imaging},
  year={2004},
  volume={30},
  pages={435-441}
}
Current treatment options for neuroendocrine liver metastases are not widely applicable or not that effective. Image-guided thermal ablation offers the possibility of a minimally invasive, albeit palliative, treatment that decreases tumor volume, preserves most of the normal liver, and can be repeated several times. We report our experience with image-guided thermal ablation in 25 patients with unresectable liver metastases. Since 1990 we have treated 189 tumors at 66 treatment sessions in 25… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 42 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 22 REFERENCES

Treatment of neuro- endocrine tumours in adults with I131-MIBG (review)

  • J Bomanji, W Wong, M Gaze
  • Clin Oncol
  • 2003
2 Excerpts

Radiofrequency ablation in patients with biliary obstruction, biliary stents or bilio-enteric anastomoses

  • A Gillams, W Lees
  • Radiology
  • 2002
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…