Williams Cancer Institute

How Does Breast Cancer Cryoablation Work

Cryoablation for Breast Cancer

Cancer is a frightening word for anyone to hear. When it comes to breast cancer, many women feel an especially strong fear. Fortunately, treatments are improving every day and there are now a variety of treatment options available. One such option is Breast Cancer Cryoablation. This article will discuss what Cryoablation is, the benefits of this treatment method, and how it may be right for you.
Cryoablation is a surgical procedure that uses extreme cold to destroy breast cancer cells. This minimally invasive treatment is an alternative to traditional surgery for women with early-stage breast cancer. Cryoablation can be used to treat tumors that are too small to remove with traditional surgery or when traditional surgery is not possible.