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Clinical Value of Thyroid RFA

Clinical Value of Thyroid RFA

Clinical Value of Thyroid RFA RFA therapy has mainly been aimed at decreasing pressure symptoms, improving the cosmetic results as well as resolving thyrotoxic status in hot nodules.  The thyroid RFA decreased the volume of the nodules. J. Y...

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Thyroid RFA Procedure

Thyroid RFA Procedure

Thyroid RFA procedure The patient should be positioned in supine with neck slightly extended. Local anesthetic with lignocaine is then injected underneath the skin near the cervical-surrounding soft tissue and thyroid capsule. S. Spiezia, R...

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How Does Thyroid RFA Work?

How Does Thyroid RFA Work?

How Does Thyroid RFA work? Thyroid RFA works similar to liver RFA and refers to heat ablation by high frequency alternating electric current oscillating between 200 and 1200 kHz. H. Rhim, S. N. Goldberg, G. D. Dodd III et al., “Essential...

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