Radiofrequency ablation for lung squamous cell carcinoma in
High morbidity and high mortality are the main features of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Radiofrequency ablation, which produces a large amount of heat to kill tumor cells, is one effective way to treat this disease.

Medicine: June 2019 - Volume 98 - Issue 23 - p e15805 reports the case of a 74-year-old man who presented with a 1-month history of right chest pain. His left lung was removed 12 years prior. Chest computed tomography (CT) revealed a mass in the right lower lobe.

Radiofrequency ablation was performed. The patient underwent 3.5 and 10 months of follow-up, with a partial response and complete remission, respectively.

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