Radiofrequency Ablation of Colorectal Metastasis to Lung


Learn about radiofrequency ablation therapy for colorectal metastasis to lung. Dr Derek Glenn, Interventional Radiologist at St George Hospital in Sydney, demonstrates how to treat a lung lesion using the RITA RF ablation probe under CT fluoro guidance.

A radiofrequency (RF) electrode is placed in the lung metastasis percutaneously. RF energy is applied to the tumor to induce coagulation necrosis.

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Pregnancy Care: Amniocentesis

The most common reason to have an "amnio" is to determine whether a baby has certain genetic disorders or a chromosomal abnormality, such as Down syndrome.

Bimanual Vaginal Examination

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Normal Spontaneous Vaginal Delivery

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Female Reproductive System

The female reproductive system includes the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina and vulva. During the reproductive process, the egg is not a passive recipient but rather an active participant in the fertilization process.