Hepatic artery embolization video

December 11, 2008 § 1 Comment

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A radiologist watching the x-ray screens during embolization.

A video I made of an hepatic artery embolization was published on www.oncolex.org this week.

This is a minimally-invasive procedure to purposely occlude selected branches of the hepatic artery. In this specific video the procedure is done to reduce the amount of liver metastasis in a patient with a metastatic neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas. « Read the rest of this entry »

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