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Tumor Burning

Treatments Related to Tumor Burning

 Related treatments give patients an opportunity to use alternatives beyond traditional surgery and tumor burning. Treating a noncancerous or cancerous tumor will depend on the type of growth, its location, and the size.   

Other treatment options to tumor burning follow below:

  • Tumor freezing (known as cryosurgery)
  • Tumor removal (a variety of treatment options are available for this).  
  • Laser therapy (commonly performed on tumor located on skin surface). photodynamic therapy (use of light and chemical destroy cancer cells).
  • Curettage and electrodesiccation (scraping out tumor and cauterizing the wound). 
  • Biological therapy (injecting natural contents to recruit immune defense system against cancer). 
  • Radiation therapy (use of X-ray to shrink and kill cancer cells). 
  • Electric field treatments

Tumor burning may be just one of a variety of procedures included in a your cancer treatment plan. Talk to a physician at Florida Hospital to discuss other treatments available.

Locations for Tumor Burning