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An apparatus and method for the application of ultrasound to a location within the body is provided. The apparatus can advantageously operate at a pulse duration below about 100 milliseconds and in the range 0.1 milliseconds to 100 milliseconds and a pulse repetition period below about 1 second and in the range of 1 millisecond to 1 second. Duty ratios over 5 and preferably over 8 are also advantageous. Therapeutic applications of ultrasound such as for assisting in the treatment of medical conditions such as cancer and/or other ailments are also provided.

Title
Pulsed mode lysis method
Application Number
8/939289
Publication Number
6113558
Application Date
September 29, 1997
Publication Date
September 5, 2000
Inventor
Efim Kerner
Rehovot
IL
Vladimir Furman
Ashelon
IL
Yoram Eshel
Tel Aviv
IL
Uri Rosenschein
Kefar Daniel
IL
Agent
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan
Assignee
Angiosonics
NC, US
IPC
A61N 7/00
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