HIFU stands for high intensity focused ultrasound, in this treatment approach highly energetic ultrasound waves are targeted on the affected tissue, thus the heat generated in the process helps in killing the cancerous cells. The treatment is used only for benign cancers (cancer which does not spread and stays at the site of origin only). Read More about HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) for prostate cancer →
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