3450
Table of Contents > Health Dictionary > Infrared coagulation

Infrared coagulation

A technique in which abnormal tissue is exposed to a burst of infrared light (a type of radiation). This causes blood in veins in the tissue to coagulate (harden) and the abnormal tissue to shrink. It is being studied in the prevention of anal cancer in some patients with HIV.
    Delicious Living
    Top Health
    Conditions
    To learn more, select a condition from the following menu.

    Healthy Living Marketplace
    Bob's Red Mill
    North American Herb & Spice
    Lily of the Desert
    MegaFood
    Garden Of Life
    Now Food