March 17th, 2010

Freezing Tumors Shows Promise Against Prostate, Breast Cancer

By Kelley Luckstein

Researchers have succeeded in freezing away breast and prostate tumors in a small number of patients, opening a promising door to a new generation of cancer treatments…

 

"We found a subgroup of patients . . . where we have basically exhausted everything we can do for them," said study lead author Dr. David A. Woodrum, interventional radiologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

 

HealthDay, by Amanda Gardner, 3/15/2010

Tags: Dr. David Woodrum, freezing tumors, Radiology

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