Unusual tumour ablations: Report of difficult and interesting cases

Giovanni Mauri, Luca Nicosia, Gianluca Maria Varano, Paul Shyn, Sergio Sartori, Paola Tombesi, Francesca Di Vece, Franco Orsi, Luigi Solbiati

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Image-guided ablations are nowadays applied in the treatment of a wide group of diseases and in different organs and regions, and every day interventional radiologists have to face more difficult and unusual cases of tumour ablation. In the present case review, we report four difficult and unusual cases, reporting some tips and tricks for a successful image-guided treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Article number733
Publication statusPublished - Apr 18 2017


  • Complex cases
  • Contrast-enhanced ultrasound
  • Cryoablation
  • Image-guided ablation
  • Laser ablation
  • Microwave ablation
  • PET/CT
  • Protective manoeuver
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Thermal ablation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research


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