Research advancement in local ablation therapy for liver cancer
Ying-Bin Zheng1,2 and Yun Zheng1,21. State Laboratory of Oncology in South China,Guangzhou,Guangdong,510060,P. R. China 2. Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery,Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center,Guangzhou,Guangdong,510060,P. R. China
After developing for more than 20 years,image-guided local ablation therapy has become one of the major treatments of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). In particular,percutaneous radio-frequency ablation has been widely accepted as the first-line treatment of early-stage HCC. A number of randomized controlled trials have shown some differences between these local ablation techniques. This article reviewed the development of local ablation therapy in the past few years.
【CateGory Index】： R735.7