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gamma knife

n
(Surgery) a machine that uses radiation with extreme accuracy to destroy abnormal tissue, esp in the brain
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NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-February 6, 2018-Elekta announces Chinese clearance for its Leksell Gamma Knife Icon
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 6, 2018-Elekta announces Chinese clearance for its Leksell Gamma Knife Icon
Hashim Memorial Trust organized its 4th International Pakistan Gamma Knife and X-Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Symposium at Karachi from November 26-27, 2016.
M2 PHARMA-November 28, 2016-Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife Icon used by Furukawa Seiryo Hospital in Japan under first frameless treatment
According to the report, the global gamma knife market was valued at US$ 156.
Mr Dick officially opened the new Gamma Knife Centre of Queensland, home to the state-of-the-art Gamma Knife which allows radiation oncologists to treat brain tumours without cutting into a patients skull.
After months on medication and little relief, Pierce finally went under the knife - the Gamma Knife - at the Oregon Neurosciences Institute at Sacred Heart Medical Center.
Elekta is currently focusing on research programs for non-invasively locating epileptogenic zones and it is believed that MEG technology increasingly will be used to localize functional targets prior to non-invasive Gamma Knife surgery as well as conventional neurosurgery.
Long-term complications following gamma knife radiosurgery of vestibular schwannomas.
The agreements include delivery of Leksell Gamma Knife equipment and upgrade and reload of existing installation.
Abstract: Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery is increasingly accepted as a powerful tool in neurosurgery.