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Superficial and Intraurethral Applicators for Microwave Hyperthermia

  • P. Debicki
  • E. Okoniewska
  • M. Okoniewski
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 267)

Abstract

In this paper we present the results of the experimental examinations of our recent applicators i.e., an applicator based on a cylindrical waveguide for treatment of superficial cancers, and an intracavital one based on a monopole antenna.

Keywords

Cylindrical Waveguide Monopole Antenna Electromagnetic Power Thermographic Image Radiation Impedance 
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References

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    E.Okoniewska et al., “Cylindrical Flange-Waveguide Applicator for Microwave Hyperthermia Treatment“, IEE Conf. publ. 274, Fifth ICAP-87, York, U.K. 1987.Google Scholar
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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Debicki
    • 1
  • E. Okoniewska
    • 1
  • M. Okoniewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of TelecommunicationThe Technical University of GdańskGdańskPoland

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