Parathyroid Adenoma No Surgery 101: Radiofrequency Ablation for Parathyroid Adenoma.
- These cases were done without the use of microdissection to move the PTA away from the recurrent nerve.Dextrose infusions to move the PTA away from the nerve is now standard procedure in my center and others.
- 1/3 cases developed nerve damage that appeared permanent.
- I can treat you in my office. No hospital or radiologists needed.
- Call Alicia at 310-393-8860 or [email protected]
Radiofrequency ablation for palliative treatment of hyperparathyroidism due to parathyroid adenoma
Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) can be successfully used for ablation of parathyroid adenomas in patients who refuse or are unfit for surgery. It can provide palliative treatment for hypercalcemia and osteoporosis caused by these benign tumors.