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  • noun medicine A form of chemotherapy in which the permeability of tissue cells is increased by use of an electric pulse


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  • In this paper, we present the first case of deep-seated tumor electrochemotherapy based on numerical treatment planning.

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  • A partial response of the tumor to electrochemotherapy was obtained.

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  • Therefore, according to the calculations, a small volume of tumor cells remained viable after electrochemotherapy, and these were sufficient for tumor regrowth.

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  • In this, the first reported clinical case, deep-seated melanoma metastasis in the thigh of the patient was treated by electrochemotherapy, according to a treatment plan obtained by numerical modeling and optimization.

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  • Histologically, the metastasis showed partial necrosis due to electrochemotherapy, estimated to represent 40-50% of the tumor.

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  • During the procedure, the four electrode treatment plan was adopted and the patient was treated accordingly by electrochemotherapy with bleomycin.

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  • Although only a partial response was obtained, the presented work demonstrates that treatment of deep-seated tumor nodules by electrochemotherapy is feasible and sets the ground for numerical treatment planning-based electrochemotherapy.

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