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A delivery system for interstitial radiation therapy comprising a substantially non-deflecting elongated member of material which is absorbable in living tissue and a plurality of radioactive seeds dispersed in a predetermined array within the member. In one form, the member comprises an elongated member having the seeds longitudinally spaced therein and forming a needle that can be inserted in the tumor to be treated.

Title
Delivery system for interstitial radiation therapy including substantially non-deflecting elongated member
Application Number
673859
Publication Number
4815449
Application Date
March 30, 1987
Publication Date
March 28, 1989
Inventor
Bruce S Horowitz
16300 N. Park Pl., Southfield, 48075
MI, US
Agent
Robert C Kain Jr
IPC
A61N 5/01
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