Hyperthermia for bone mets

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   Posted 9/1/2013 5:05 AM (GMT -7)   
Has anyone tried hyperthermia for bone mets?

Steve n Dallas
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   Posted 9/1/2013 7:05 AM (GMT -7)   
Tell us more... Is this were you induct a heat stroke on purpose to near kill yourself and ugly cancer cells?

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   Posted 9/1/2013 7:52 AM (GMT -7)   

Here's an abstract that explains a bit. I came across it talking to a fellow who was considering it. I'd never heard of it.


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   Posted 9/1/2013 11:11 AM (GMT -7)   
The people who did the abstract study all seem to be from Japan.
Have heard of hyperthermia treatments in Germany.
Suppose HIFU might be a hyperthermia form.
(They are developing magnetic nanoparticles for heat treatments.)

I don't know the status of hyperthermia in USA.

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   Posted 9/2/2013 1:10 AM (GMT -7)   


please have a look for Philips “Sonalleve MR-HIFU”.


As far as I know it is approved in Germany for treating cancer related symptomatic bone metastases and we do have 2 centers equipped with this machine, but I do not know of any PCa Patient who has done this “MR-HIFU” treatment yet.


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   Posted 9/3/2013 4:28 AM (GMT -7)   

Thank you for the link to the Philips MR-HIFU machine. It is an impressive machine.

When you say "... we have 2 centers with the machine,", are the 2 centers in Germany? If so can you provide any contact information (name of the center, city, telephone number?).

Thank you.
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