Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Unique Operation for Cancer Treatment Conducted in Siberia
25.01.2018 13:01
Unique Operation for Cancer Treatment Conducted in Siberia

Tumen doctors carried the first ever surgery on implantation of radioactive sources of iodine.

      It was done in the framework of treating a patient with the pancreatic cancer of fourth stage.

      The operation was conducted by Vasily Oschepkov, the head of the radiotherapeutic service "Medical City", together with a colleague from St. Petersburg. It proved to be a success.

      Micro seeds of radioactive iodine were implanted with little needles through the abdominal skin and the stomach into the pancreas.

      This method was previously used only for the treatment of the prostate gland.


      

 




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Festivals in Moscow  Patriotic War 1812  Russian regions  Russian tourism  protest actions  Musical Festivals  Yakutsk  Russian sportsmen  St. Petersburg  Murmansk Museums  Russian Actresses  Golden Ring of Russia  Russian actors  system of governmental scientific attestation  Visa   Emperor Nicholas II  Russian Animation  Crimea  Russian scientists  Eurovision  Moscow  Monuments to People  Ryazan  Elections 2012  Russian companies  Novosibirsk Zoo   Orenburg Airport  London  Russian economy  Udmurt State University  Moscow International House of Music  Dagestan  Oleg Belikov  ALEXANDR ROGOV  Russian science  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Electrical Engineering  literature for children  Life Origin  Muromtsevo  Russian Cinema  Politicians  Russian business  Exhibitions in Moscow  Global Competitiveness Report  Adygea  Moscow Kremlin   MERS   invest  Classical Music 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites