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High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation

"High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation" 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.

The use of focused, high-frequency sound waves to destroy tissue. It is sometimes used in conjunction with but is distinct from INTERVENTIONAL ULTRASONOGRAPHY.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 22 publications over 9 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2013
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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.