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Ablation Techniques

"Ablation Techniques" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Removal of tissue by vaporization, abrasion, or destruction. Methods used include heating tissue by hot liquids or microwave thermal heating, freezing (CRYOABLATION), chemical ablation, and photoablation with LASERS.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ablation Techniques" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ablation Techniques" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 102 publications over 12 distinct years, with a maximum of 17 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.