Ultrasound Therapy Systems, Hyperthermia, Superficial
Definition : Hyperthermia ultrasound therapy systems used for externally localized heating of malignant tumors up to several centimeters deep. These systems typically include a radio-frequency generator and planar transducers; systems including multiple nonfocused or scanned focused ultrasound transducers are typically used for treatments deeper than three centimeters.
Entry Terms : "Superficial Hyperthermia Systems"
UMDC code : 18827