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A thermotherapeutic apparatus comprises an internal applicator adapted to be inserted into a body cavity of a patient. The internal applicator includes an electrode for warming the tissues of the patient's body with use of an applied voltage, a holding member for holding the electrode, a balloon surrounding the electrode and attached to the holding member, a feed/discharge unit for feeding into and discharging a fluid from the balloon, and a mechanism for situating a radiation source, used in radiotherapy on the body tissues, in the vicinity of the electrode.

Title
Thermotherapeutic apparatus
Application Number
241720
Publication Number
5106360
Application Date
February 11, 1991
Publication Date
April 21, 1992
Inventor
Masashi Abe
Tokyo
JP
Shinji Hatta
Tokyo
JP
Koichiro Ishiwara
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Firishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward
Assignee
Olympus Optical
JP
IPC
A61N 5/02
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