Liquid N2 Cryosurgery is a type of surgery that is used to treat a number of diseases and disorders especially benign (non cancerous) and malignant (infectious) skin conditions.
Cryosurgery is a less invasive procedure which is safe and effective with minimal pain and scarring.
This procedure involves the use of extremely cold liquid or an instrument called a cryoprobe to freeze and destroy abnormal or diseased tissues.
Substances such as liquid nitrogen, liquid nitrous oxide or compressed argon gas are used to cool the cryoprobe. This procedure is also called cryoablation or cryotherapy.
Cryosurgery is used to treat a number of diseases and disorders especially benign (non cancerous) and malignant (infectious) skin conditions. A few are mentioned below:
Only a moderate pain will be experienced during this procedure.
Cryosurgery is less risky compared to other treatments such as surgery or radiation.
Cryosurgery may cause blistering and edema and may include any of the following side effects:
Cryosurgery procedure usually takes 10 minutes to complete.
Cryosurgery results are long-lasting and permanent as long as you maintain a healthy diet and lifestyle.