Table 3 Coagulation necrosis volume and EEF before and after HIFU treatment.

From: Enhancement of HIFU ablation by sonosensitizer-loading liquid fluorocarbon nanoparticles with pre-targeting in a mouse model

Group Coagulation necrosis volume EEF
HIFU 8.7 ± 1.9 63.4 ± 15.0
PLGA+HIFU 14.7 ± 2.4* 36.6 ± 7.2*
PFP/PLGA+HIFU 28.6 ± 3.2* 18.6 ± 2.2*
HMME/PLGA+HIFU 27.5 ± 2.9* 19.3 ± 2.0*
HMME+PFP/PLGA+HIFU 41.6 ± 4.7* 12.8 ± 1.3*
HMME+PFP/PLGA-Ab+HIFU 53.7 ± 5.2*# 9.9 ± 1.0*
HMME+PFP/PLGA-SA+HIFU 79.1 ± 9.2*# 6.7 ± 0.7*#
  1. Note: Compared with the HIFU group, *P < 0.05; compared with the other groups, #P < 0.05.