microwave thermography

microwave thermography

[′mī·krə‚wāv thər′mäg·rə·fē]
(medicine)
A method of measuring temperature through the detection of microwave radiation emitted from heated tissue during a therapeutic procedure.
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Transurethral microwave thermography (TUMT) is the unique process of delivering sufficient microwave heating to destroy prostatic tissue without unnecessary damage.
Microwave thermography is applicable for early cancer detection, brain temperature measurements and appendicitis diagnostics.
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