A 36-year-old female asked:
What is the best way to find a surgeon very experienced at presacral tumor resection? willing to travel nation-wide, major cancer ctr or academic inst
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Radiation Oncology 24 years experience
BIMC: I would strongly recommend that you see dr. Lou harrison in manhattan at beth israel medical center. He invented the ham applicator (harrison, anderson and mack), which allows intraoperative radiation to the sacral bed if a cancerous tumor is found.
His surgeons are excellent, but the availability of intraoperative radiation is just as crucial to outcome as good surgical technique.
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Last updated Jan 19, 2014
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