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Author Wong, Felix. author.

Title Focused Ultrasound Surgery in Gynecology Introduction and Application / by Felix Wong, Lian Zhang, Zhibiao Wang
Edition 1st ed. 2021
Published Singapore : Springer Nature Singapore : Imprint: Springer, 2021
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Description XXI, 101 p. 56 illus., 46 illus. in color. online resource
Contents Introduction of High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) -- Sedation and analgesia for HIFU ablation -- Ultrasound and MRI imaging -- Uterine fibroids and HIFU ablation -- Adenomyosis and HIFU ablation -- Complications of HIFU ablation -- Fertility and pregnancy outcome after HIFU ablation -- Other issues of HIFU ablation -- Other HIFU applications in Gynecology
Summary This book aims to provide readers up-to-date information about focused ultrasound surgery in gynecology, an innovative technique with increasing acceptance to treat fibroids and adenomyosis. Beginning with an introductory description of the mechanism of focused ultrasound surgery (FUS) and the available HIFU device developed, this book introduce the application of FUS in uterine fibroids, adenomyosis, and other gynaecological conditions with details in its technology and procedures. This book will be an invaluable reference for practicing gynecologists and practitioners to understand this new surgical approach in the management of different gynecological conditions
In Springer Nature eBook
Subject Gynecology 
Form Electronic book
Author Zhang, Lian. author.
Wang, Zhibiao. author.
SpringerLink (Online service)
ISBN 9789811609398