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Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) uses X-ray, cone-beam CT scanning, electromagnetic tracking, optical surface tracking, or ultrasound imaging during treatments to locate and focus radiation beams precisely at the tumors...


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Immunohistochemistry is the process of adding a substance, such as a dye or antibody, to a tissue sample to determine the specific type of cancer. This test and flow cytometry are used on blood, bone marrow or other tissue samples for immunophenotyping, which can be used to make a diagnosis of the type of lymphoma or leukemia.


Immunophenotyping is a process used to identify cells based on the types of antigens or proteins on the surface of the cell. This process is used to diagnose specific types of leukemia and lymphoma by comparing cancer cells to their normal counterparts...


Immunotherapy (also called biologic therapy, biological response modifier therapy, or biotherapy) uses the body's immune system to fight cancer. The cells, antibodies, and organs of the immune system work to protect and defend the body against foreign invaders, such as bacteria or viruses...


In vitro fertilization (IVF) differs from natural fertilization because the union of the egg and sperm (fertilization) occurs in a Petri dish rather than in the body, at the end of the fallopian tube...


Moyamoya disease can cause transient, or temporary, episodes of muscle weakness or paralysis on one side of the body, sometimes alternating sides between episodes...


Surgical nail procedures include treatments for fungal nail infection and ingrown toenails. Prescription antifungal medicines taken by mouth may help clear a fungal nail infection...


Inguinal lymph node dissection involves the removal of lymph nodes in the groin. If any of the groin lymph nodes contain cancer cells, the surgeon may remove them...


Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) is one of the recent advances in the delivery of radiation that allows the radiation be directed to the tumor or target with very little collateral impact to surrounding tissues or organs...


Many patients in intensive care need advanced treatment for severe pain from surgery, a cardiac event or other serious health problem. Patients with chronic illnesses also need ongoing treatment to relieve pain caused by the disease and the side effects of treatment...


Intensive insulin management therapy takes an aggressive approach to the blood glucose management. It involves setting specific goals for maintaining blood sugar levels within a certain range before and after meals...


Interpersonal and social rhythm therapy (IPSRT) is an evidence based approach to the treatment of bipolar disorder. It is based on the principles of interpersonal psychotherapy, an evidence based treatment for unipolar depression...


Interposition facial nerve grafting involves grafting a nerve from somewhere else in the body between the stumps of the facial nerve on the paralyzed side of the face...


Interventional cardiology refers to specialized procedures in which catheters are guided by X-ray to either your coronary arteries to help open blockages or your heart to make repairs. The initial procedure is similar to diagnostic catheterization, except that interventional cardiologists perform actual treatments.


With a brain aneurysm, you may require an intracranial bypass to route blood around a blocked blood vessel. This restores blood flow to the brain. The surgical procedure involves a surgeon making a small hole to expose the area that needs to be treated...


If you or a loved one is suffering from a neurologic condition that requires urgent care, also known as a neurocritical incident, such as a traumatic brain injury, brain hemorrhage or stroke, the Neurocritical Care Center offers specialized staff that will monitor and treat your symptoms...


Chronic back pain can be hard to live with. You may have pain that is difficult to manage, even if you’ve been diligent about making lifestyle changes, attending therapy appointments and trying various treatments that your doctor recommends...


An extradural approach to Chiari malformation is minimally invasive. For more complicated cases, doctors may need to take a more invasive intradural approach.


Intraoperative brain mapping is when brain tumor procedures are performed while the patient is awake but sedated. During surgery of the brain, the surgeon electrically stimulates the brain in the area around the tumor while asking the patient to perform verbal tasks such as counting or reading...


Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) involves the application of a single large dose of radiation, using low-energy x-rays or electrons, at the time of surgery...


If you suffer from certain types of chronic pain, you have probably worked with your treatment team on different approaches to pain management. Sometimes, it can be challenging to find the right treatment...


Intrauterine insemination (IUI) bypasses the cervix and places the sperm directly at the top of the uterus. From there sperm can reach the egg in the fallopian tubes within seconds...


When your immune system is suppressed due to a nerve disorder, your body becomes weak. One thing that can help your body build strength and fight immune disorders is immunoglobulin, an antibody mixture made from plasma...


Intravenous patient controlled analgesia is when a patient controls the administration of pain medication by pressing a button to inject medicine at controlled amounts and intervals through an intravenous (within the vein) tube in the vein.


An intravenous pyelogram, also called intravenous urography, is a diagnostic X-ray of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder. When a contrast dye is injected intravenously (IV), the urinary tract will show up very clearly, which is not seen on regular X-rays...


Intravesical therapy is the process of providing treatment directly into a space ?" usually the bladder. A treatment offered for early-stage bladder cancers; the drug is applied to the bladder through a catheter, so they directly touch the affected cells and have minimally impact on healthy cells...


The iontophoresis procedure uses electricity to temporarily turn off the sweat glands. This procedure has been used for several decades to treat palmar and plantar hyperhidrosis, or sweaty hands and feet...