Radioactive Seed Implant Dosing Unit

Known as: radioactive seed, Seed, Seed Implant 
A small, radioactive pellet that is placed in or near a tumor. Cancer cells are killed by the energy given off as the radioactive material breaks… (More)
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2009
2009
Worldwide declines in bird numbers have recently renewed interest in how well bird–plant mutualisms are functioning. In New… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This study aims to validate radioactive seed localization (RSL) as an alternative to wire localization (WL) in the operative… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The current study sought to validate radioactive seed localization (RSL) as an alternative to wire localization (WL… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We are developing a simulation of needle insertion and radioactive seed implantation to facilitate surgeon training and planning… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE To calculate the actuarial risk of developing a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) bounce after prostate brachytherapy alone… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE A prostate brachytherapy program was initiated in 1990, when comparatively little was known of the relative importance of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Background: Standard wire localization (WL) and excision of nonpalpable breast lesions has several shortcomings. Methods: Ninety… (More)
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2001
2001
PURPOSE We assess erectile function after prostate brachytherapy and analyze those factors affecting potency preservation… (More)
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2000
2000
In prostate seed implants, radioactive seeds are implanted into the prostate through a guiding needle with the help of a template… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
PURPOSE Urinary retention is a frequently reported complication following radioactive seed implantation of the prostate. If… (More)
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