Percutaneous Cordotomy for Pain Palliation in Advanced Cancer
MD Anderson Study Status
This trial studies how well cordotomy works in reducing pain in patients with cancer that has spread to other places in the body (advanced). Cordotomy is performed on the spinal cord with a needle and guided by computed tomography scans and is designed to help reduce pain. This study is being done to learn if a cordotomy reduces pain in patients with unmanageable cancer pain.
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Advanced Malignant Neoplasm
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