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Experimental and Clinical Studies of Hyperthermia in Oncology Using Different Electromagnetic Systems

  • J. L. Guerquin-Kern
  • H.-M. Lauche
  • P. Pillement
  • G. Methlin
  • M. Gautherie

Abstract

For more than a century, heating tissues to slightly higher temperatures than physiologically normal has been envisaged as a means of antitumoral therapy.1

Keywords

Superficial Tumor Heat Depth Local Hyperthermia Vulval Carcinoma Capacitive System 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. L. Guerquin-Kern
    • 1
  • H.-M. Lauche
    • 2
  • P. Pillement
    • 2
  • G. Methlin
    • 2
  • M. Gautherie
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Thermologie BiomedicaleFaculte de MedicineStrasbourg CedexFrance
  2. 2.Centre Regional de Lutte contre le Cancer “Paul Strauss”Strasbourg, CedexFrance

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