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CASE REPORT

Percutaneous Tumor Radioablation: A Case Report

Nagaraj Morubagal, H Sahajananda, Manjula Nagaraj, Hirachand Muttagi

Keywords : Osteoid osteoma, Radiofrequency ablation,Minimally invasive technique

Citation Information : Morubagal N, Sahajananda H, Nagaraj M, Muttagi H. Percutaneous Tumor Radioablation: A Case Report. J Med Sci 2019; 5 (2):49-50.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10045-00115

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-06-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Osteoid osteoma is a benign bony tumor affecting children and young adults. Surgical excision, despite being the gold standard, is associated with morbidities and local recurrence, and radiofrequency ablation (RFA), being minimally invasive, is a viable therapeutic alternative.


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