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2014-08-07 12:27:30

CryoPen, Inc. Explains to African and U.S. First Ladies How the CryoPen® Cryosurgical System Treats Cervical Cancer DALLAS, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Investing In Our Future at the U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit hosted by First Lady Mrs. Michelle Obama and former First Lady Mrs. Laura Bush, Cryopen, Inc. participated in a Summit Marketplace on August 6, and presented the CryoPen® Cryosurgical System for Cervical Cancer Treatment to U.S. and African First Ladies and...

2014-05-07 08:33:48

LOS ANGELES, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skin doctor, Dr. Peyman Ghasri, offers a variety of treatments for different types of skin cancer at Castle Dermatology. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the country today with more than two million people diagnosed every year. The three most common types of skin cancer are Squamous skin cancer, Basal Cell skin cancer and Melanoma skin cancer. Treatment can vary based on the type of cancer, the extent of the cancer, the...

2012-03-15 12:40:58

A new topical gel now available by prescription significantly decreases the amount of time needed to treat actinic keratosis, a skin condition that is a common precursor to skin cancer, according to a multi-center trial led by researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. The gel, called ingenol mebutate, is applied to the skin for just a few days, making it quicker and even more effective as current therapies require weeks to months to apply. The Phase III study results of the trial are...

2011-01-25 09:00:00

BALTIMORE, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CSA Medical, Inc. (www.CSAmedical.com), the pioneer and leader in spray cryotherapy technologies that enable precise delivery of liquid nitrogen to treat diseased tissue, today announced that it has secured $10 million in a Series A preferred stock financing to retire debt and provide incremental capital for the growth and expansion of its patented and FDA-cleared spray cryotherapy system. This private placement was led by New Markets Venture...

2010-10-07 13:55:00

BALTIMORE, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a highly selective application process, CSA Medical, Inc. (www.CSAmedical.com) has been selected to present the company's background, progress and future plans for its proprietary spray cryotherapy platform on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at AdvaMed 2010. The presentation will take place from 10:20-10:50 am at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. CSA Medical is first to harness the power of extreme cold, liquid nitrogen...

2010-09-20 09:00:00

BALTIMORE, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- CSA Medical, Inc. announced today that New York University Langone Medical Center (NYU) has begun providing Spray Cryotherapy treatment for patients. Dr. Costas (Gus) Bizekis, Assistant Professor of Medicine, in the department of Cardiothoracic Surgery is performing this procedure. Dr. Bizekis is the Director of Esophageal Surgery in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Bizekis has extensive experience in all...

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2010-03-16 09:35:00

First reported study shows encouraging interventional radiology potential treatment for breast cancer with cryotherapy, no need to undergo surgery after to ensure tumor killed Interventional radiologists have opened the door to an encouraging potential future treatment for the nearly 200,000 women who are diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States each year: image-guided, multiprobe cryotherapy. In the first reported study, researchers were able to successfully freeze breast cancer in...

2009-09-16 07:48:00

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of innovation and intensive research, a team of Binghamton University (BU) researchers working with Cell Preservation Services, Inc., Owego, NY has broken extraordinary new ground in the recognition of cryosurgery as a primary treatment option for prostate cancer. The American Urological Association recently issued a Best Practices Statement that recommends cryosurgery of the prostate as both a primary and salvage therapy for patients...

2009-08-12 12:15:43

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)--a liver cancer--is recognized as one of the most common cancers in the world that disproportionately affects Southeast Asians and Africans. While there are therapies that possibly provide a cure, surgical removal and liver transplantation are invasive and radical options. However, even these approaches only benefit a small proportion of the total number HCC patients. Cryosurgery is a minimally invasive technique of using extreme low temperatures to freeze and...


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Cryosurgery
2013-04-30 10:04:11

Cryosurgery is the use of extreme cold to remove unhealthy and irregular tissues from the body. Cryosurgery is a non-invasive form of surgery that leaves hardly any scarring, has a low cost and minimal pain. When to Use Cryosurgery Cryosurgery has commonly been used to treat a lot of skin conditions; malignant and benign. It is also used to treat warts, moles, skin tags, solar keratosis, and Morton’s Neuroma. Liver cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, oral cancers, cervical disorders...

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