PERCUTANEOUS INTRATUMOR ETHANOL INJECTION FOR LIVER CANCER UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF AN ORDINARY SONOGRAPHIC PROBE:A REPORT OF 1500 CASES
Guo Jia;Yang Jiamei'Wu Mengchao,et al. (Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital,Shanghai 200438)
From April 1989 to March 1998 1500 cases(totalling 10547 injections)of liver cancer were treated by intra-tumorpure ethanol injection under the guidance of an ordinary sonographic probe. The results showed that the 1-and 3-year survivalrate of 3cm diameter or 3cm～5cm diameter liver cancer was 100%、 81%和92%、48. 9 % without serious complications. Effectiveness,wide range of application,minimum trauma and side effects,cost-effectiveness and easier consention of the patients are characteristic of this method.
【CateGory Index】： R735.7