Seed Implantation

A type of cancer treatment using radioactive seeds or pellets, that are implanted into the affected organ, and which act as an encapsulated radiation… (More)
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1958-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE To assess long-term prostate-specific antigen (PSA) outcome after permanent prostate brachytherapy (BT) and identify… (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
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility of using gold seed implants in the prostate for… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Limited resection for lung cancer has been associated with a relatively high incidence of local recurrence. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To look for factors predictive of acute urinary retention (AUR) after permanent seed prostate brachytherapy. METHODS… (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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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
INTRODUCTION The last few years has seen an enormous increase in interest in the role of new transrectal ultrasound and template… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE Prostate specific antigen (PSA) may temporarily increase following radiotherapy for prostate cancer without signaling… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE Ultrasound-guided transperineal prostate implantation is a new technique for performing permanent isotope implants of the… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
A new method is described for precise transperineal insertion of radioactive 125iodine seeds in patients with prostatic cancer… (More)
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