Ethanol Ablation Therapy

Known as: percutaneous ethanol injection, alcohol ablation, ethanol ablation 
An injection of ethanol (alcohol) through the skin directly into a tumor to kill cancer cells. Ultrasound or a CT scan is used to guide the needle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED If liver transplantation is not feasible, partial resection is considered the treatment of choice for hepatocellular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) was introduced recently as a therapeutic modality for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), an… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
RNA interference (RNAi) represents a powerful, naturally occurring biological strategy for inhibition of gene expression. It is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
AIMS The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of radiofrequency thermal ablation (RFTA), percutaneous ethanol injection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND & AIMS The aim of this study was to compare the clinical outcome of percutaneous radiofrequency (RF) ablation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To compare the effectiveness of radio-frequency (RF) thermal ablation with that of percutaneous ethanol injection (PEI… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Radiofrequency (RF) ablation is an alternative to percutaneous ethanol injection (PEI) for single nonsurgical hepatocellular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To compare the effectiveness of radio-frequency (RF) ablation with that of percutaneous ethanol injection in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Purpose. Low molecular weight branched polyethylenimine (LMW-PEI) was synthesized and studied as a DNA carrier for gene delivery… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE To define indications for percutaneous ethanol injection (PEI) in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and… (More)
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