Liver cancer patients get electric lifeline

时间:2019-03-06 06:03:01166网络整理admin

By Rachel Nowak in Melbourne BY PASSING current through surgically implanted electrodes, a team of Australian and British surgeons may be able to offer hope for patients with inoperable liver cancer. When bowel cancer spreads to the liver, the tumours are often widely dispersed. This can make it impossible to simply cut them out, because the surgery is likely to damage major blood vessels or destroy so much healthy tissue that liver failure results. In electrolysis,