radiosurgery


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ra·di·o·sur·ger·y

 (rā′dē-ō-sûr′jə-rē)
n.
The use of ionizing radiation, either from an external source such as an x-ray machine or from an implant, to destroy cancerous or other diseased tissue.
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Translations

ra·di·o·sur·ger·y

n. radiocirugía, procedimiento hecho por medio de ionización de radiación.
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radiosurgery

n radiocirugía
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 14, 2019-: Global Stereotactic Radiosurgery Trends & Opportunities, 2017-2018 & 2022
This agreement enables Elekta to offer C-Rad's surface image guided radiation therapy (SIGRT) technology for stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) and motion management.
This volume consists of 35 chapters on the evolution and role of Leksell radiosurgery as applied to indications for cranial stereotactic radiosurgery.
The Patients' Aid Foundation has helped establish and operate a Cyber-Knife Robotic Radiosurgery System making JPMC the only hospital in the world that is offering this treatment free of cost.
This lawsuit was filed by Elekta Limited and Elekta Inc and asserts that the manufacture, importation, advertising, sale and use of the ZAP-X Gyroscopic Radiosurgery Platform infringes US Patent No.
Tribune News Network Doha More than 100 patients have benefited from the cutting-edge M6 CyberKnife robotic radiosurgery system since it was installed at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) National Center for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR) in 2015.
The M6 CyberKnife robotic radiosurgery system installed at HMC's NCCCR
Background: The aim of this study is to evaluate retrospectively prognosis and auditory function after CyberKnife (CK) stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for vestibular schwannomas (VS) and to determine the radiation effects on hearing loss/preservation.
Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) has been used as adjuvant and alternate therapy in patients with inoperable or residual disease; or those not fit for surgery.
KARACHI -- Adviser to the Sindh Chief Minister on Information, Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Saturday visited Cyberknife Robotic Radiosurgery Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) and said score of cancer patient are being referred to this centre for treatment from all over Pakistan.
The Freeman Hospital has introduced trailblazing radiosurgery technology at its Northern Centre for Cancer Care (NCCC), which health bosses say marks a "step-change" in care for its patients by targeting multiple tumours at the same time.