Radiation exposure during percutaneous ablation of small renal masses: A multi-institutional multimodality analysis

Chad Robert Tracy, Paul Kogan, Amit Gupta, Jeffrey Gahan, Nithin P J Theckumparampil, Sammy E. Elsamra, Zhamshid Okunov, Shiliang Sun, Chandana Lall, Igor Lobko, Jaime Landman, Jeffrey A Cadeddu, Louis R. Kavoussi

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Abstract

Objective: To understand the effective radiation dose during percutaneous cryoablation (CA) and radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and characterize variables that may affect the individual dose. Materials and Methods: The effective radiation dose was determined by conversion of the dose-length product from CT scans performed during percutaneous CA or RFA for patients with solitary renal masses (

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1314-1320
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Endourology
Volume29
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2015

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Tracy, C. R., Kogan, P., Gupta, A., Gahan, J., Theckumparampil, N. P. J., Elsamra, S. E., Okunov, Z., Sun, S., Lall, C., Lobko, I., Landman, J., Cadeddu, J. A., & Kavoussi, L. R. (2015). Radiation exposure during percutaneous ablation of small renal masses: A multi-institutional multimodality analysis. Journal of Endourology, 29(11), 1314-1320. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2015.0314