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A method of coagulating a muscle tissue contained within fat tissue substantially without harming the fat tissue, comprising directing microwave radiation through the fat tissue towards the muscle tissue at a selective frequency effective to cause coagulation of the muscle tissue substantially exclusively of the fat tissue, for sufficient time to heat the muscle tissue to temperature at which the muscle tissue coagulates.

Title
Method of coagulating muscle tissue
Application Number
39652
Publication Number
4597379
Application Date
March 30, 1983
Publication Date
July 1, 1986
Inventor
C F Douglas Ackman
Montreal
CA
Harry Kihn
Lawrenceville
NJ, US
Agent
Austin R Miller
Assignee
Cabot Medical Corporation
PA, US
IPC
A61B 17/36
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