ice ball


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ice ball

Tissue that has been frozen during cryoablation or cryosurgery.
Synonym: freeze ball
See also: ball
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That may be misleading in 3-D space, and you may miss areas between the lesions, especially because there is no ice ball to follow.
Dannii delivered Kylie's message at the Pink Ice Ball at the Dorchester Hotel on Friday night.
The Aussie superstar, who is receiving treatment for breast cancer, sent her "solidarity" to everyone with the disease in a message to the Pink Ice Ball for Cancer Research UK.
The procedure, which takes about 30 minutes, entails ultrasound-guided insertion of the cryoablation probe into the fibroadenoma, followed by creation of an ice ball that engulfs the benign tumor, destroying the tumor cells.
Entertainment started with the ballet Lorent's romantic production the Ice Ball, then Deabru Baltzak, from Spain, stunned crowds at the Monument with his Drums of Fire.
4-6pm: The Ice Ball, Liv Lorent, based on The Ball with scenes of winter magic for all ages.
The system works by cooling a probe with liquid nitrogen or differential gas exchange to form an ice ball that freezes and destroys nearby fibroid tissue.
Orbiting in the deep freeze of the outer solar system, Pluto may be cold, but it's no featureless ice ball.