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*  Hemosuccus pancreaticus
This may also be used to treat hemosuccus, as embolization of the end vessel may terminate the hemorrhage. However, a distal ... Angiography identifies the causative artery and allows for delineation of the arterial anatomy and therapeutic intervention. ... If the bleeding is identified on angiography to be coming from a vessel that is small enough to occlude, embolization through ... Also, the cause of bleeding may be too diffuse to be treated with embolization (such as with pancreatitis or with pancreatic ...
*  Lipiodol
Recently there has been an increasing interest in the use of Lipiodol as a therapeutic agent in the management of unexplained ... Ahrar, K.; Gupta, S. (Jan 2003). "Hepatic artery embolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: technique, patient selection, and ...
*  Interventional oncology
1930 - First therapeutic embolization procedure (of a carotid-cavernous fistula); described by Brooks. 1960s - Radioisotopes ... Both ablation and embolization techniques are minimally invasive treatment, i.e. they may be delivered through the skin (in a ... Portal vein embolization (PVE): delivery of bland embolic material into the portal vein of the hepatic lobe containing the ... 1970s - Embolisation agents started to be used in palliative care to treat liver tumors. 1980 - Cryoablation to freeze liver ...
*  Sadek Hilal
"Therapeutic percutaneous embolization for extra-axial vascular lesions of the head, neck, and spine." J Neurosurg. 1975 Sep;43( ... In 1968, he developed the technique of embolization, a way to treat malformations of blood vessels in the brain by injecting ...
*  Vascular anomaly
Other therapeutic options are embolization and pulsed-dye laser, which improves residual telangiectasias in RICH and in NICH. ...
*  Dimethyl sulfoxide
... which is used in embolization, the therapeutic occlusion of blood vessels. In medical research, DMSO is often used as a drug ... Brisbane drug company convicted of counterfeiting, Therapeutic Goods Agency Rubber Chemical Resistance Chart "Chemical hygiene ...
*  Hepatic artery embolization
... (HAE), also known as trans-arterial embolization (TAE), is one of the several therapeutic methods ... Endovascular embolization. MedlinePlus, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine [1] Catheter Embolization. ... The embolization therapy can reduce the size of the tumor, and decrease the tumor's impact such its hormone production, ... In practice, hepatic artery embolization is an option if the neoplastic growth is mainly within the liver. By occluding the ...
*  Gastric varices
GVO is usually performed in specialized therapeutic endoscopy centers. Complications include sepsis, embolization of glue, and ...
*  TheraSphere
Following embolization of the yttrium-90 glass microspheres in tumorous liver tissue, the beta radiation emitted provides a ... therapeutic effect. The microspheres are delivered into the liver tumor through a catheter placed into the hepatic artery that ...
*  Embolization
It may be pathological (in which sense it is also called embolism), for example a pulmonary embolism, or therapeutic, as a ... Portal vein embolization prior to liver resection. Embolization is a minimally invasive surgical technique. The purpose is to ... Embolization or embolisation refers to the passage and lodging of an embolus within the bloodstream. ... Patients who undergo cerebral embolization or portal vein embolization are usually given a general anesthetic. Access to the ...
*  Embolism
Sometimes it is created intentionally for a therapeutic reason, such as to stop bleeding or to kill a cancerous tumor by ... Such therapy is called embolization. There are different types of embolism, some of which are listed below. Embolism can be ...
*  Plastic bronchitis
Cannulation of the thoracic duct followed by embolization should be considered in those patients who are shown to have leakage ... Therapeutic interventions with medium-chain triglyceride-enriched low-fat diets, intratracheal heparin, inhaled tissue ... Nadolski, GJ; Itkin, M (2012). "Feasibility of ultrasound-guided intranodal lymphangiogram for thoracic duct embolization". J ... "Percutaneous lymphatic embolization of abnormal pulmonary lymphatic flow as treatment of plastic bronchitis in patients with ...
*  Pericardial heart valves
It is regretable that pericardial valves, which are known to carry a very low risk of embolisation, were not used more often in ... logical way of establishing a therapeutic means for preventing such phenomena due to unknown or incompletely understood causes ... In addition, it was observed that the rate of embolisation appears to be decreasing with the passage of time with the ... It demonstrated a very low risk of embolisation even in the absence of long term anticoagulation treatment of the patients. ...
*  Selective internal radiation therapy
Currently, therapeutic doses of radiation can be targeted to tumors with great accuracy using linear accelerators (see ... Because this treatment combines radiotherapy with embolization, it is also called radioembolization. The chemotherapeutic ... analogue (combining chemotherapy with embolization) is called chemoembolization, of which transcatheter arterial ...
*  Uterine fibroid
"The Embolisation Process". FEmISA: Fibroid Embolisation: Information, Support, Advice. Archived from the original on 2014-05-31 ... Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound. 2 (Suppl 1): A1. doi:10.1186/2050-5736-2-S1-A1. CS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link) " ... Uterine artery embolization (UAE) is a noninvasive procedure that blocks of blood flow to fibroids and thus can treat them. ... Uterine artery embolization may also help. Cancerous versions of fibroids are very rare and are known as leiomyosarcomas. They ...
*  Bonnet-Dechaume-Blanc syndrome
Other treatments include embolization, radiation therapy, and continued observation. With limited research on Bonnet-Dechaume- ... The treatment for Bonnet-Dechaume-Blanc syndrome is controversial due to a lack of consensus on the different therapeutic ... Nonsurgical treatments include embolization, radiation therapy, and continued observation. Arterial vascular malformations may ... Possible treatment for cerebral arterial vascular malformations include stereotactic radiosurgery, endovascular embolization, ...
*  Hysterosalpingography
HSG is considered a diagnostic procedure, but may also have therapeutic benefits for infertility treatment. When oil-based ... embolisation. Air can also be accidentally instilled into the uterine cavity by the operator, thus limiting the exam due to ...
*  Poppyseed oil
Lipiodol is often used in transarterial embolization (TAE), a treatment for HCC, with and without an additional chemotherapy ... Therapeutic Drug Monitoring. 18 (5): 537-43. doi:10.1097/00007691-199610000-00003. PMID 8885116. Higashi S, Maeda Y, Kai M, ... "Experimental study of the effectiveness of capillary embolization using contrast-enhanced Ethibloc". Investigative Radiology. ...
*  Ultrasonography of liver tumors
Monitoring TACE therapeutic results by contrast imaging techniques is performed as for ablative therapies initially after one ... A similar procedure is transarterial embolization but without chemotherapeutic agents injection, used in the treatment of ... On the other hand, CE-CT is also limited by the presence of Lipiodol (iodine oil), therefore the evaluation of therapeutic ... CEUS also allows assessment of therapeutic effect immediately post-procedure (with the possibility of reintervention in case of ...
*  Insulinoma
Most therapeutic insulin used today derives from this woman's tumor. Causes of hypoglycemia Burns, WR; Edil, BH (March 2012). " ... hepatic arterial occlusion or embolization can be used. [2] Most patients with benign insulinomas can be cured with surgery. ...
*  Society of Interventional Radiology
... image-guided therapeutic interventions for disease management. It was founded in 1973 as the Society of Cardiovascular ... History of invasive and interventional cardiology Coronary catheterization Cardiac catheterization Uterine artery embolization ...
*  Chyle
... which is occasionally associated with a serendipitous therapeutic effect (resolution of the leak), thought to be secondary to a ... Permanent diversion of lymphatic fluid may be accomplished by thoracic duct embolization (a needle-based procedure to occlude ...
*  Tirapazamine
This study will help to optimize the safe tollerable dose of TPZ, when it is administered with embolization in liver cancer. ... prototype for a novel class of therapeutic agents targeting tumor hypoxia". Seminars in oncology. 29 (1 Suppl 4): 102-9. doi: ... A new clinical phase I trial of Tirapazamine combined with embolization in liver cancer has been received in June, 2014. ... "Dose-defining Study of Tirapazamine Combined With Embolization in Liver Cancer". clinicaltrials.gov. Mason, J. C.; Tennant, G ...
*  Endovascular and hybrid trauma and bleeding management
Embolization is a minimally invasive technique used in EVTM of selected hemodynamically unstable patients with both traumatic ... early femoral arterial access provides the possibility to use potentially lifesaving endovascular diagnostic and therapeutic ... but an EVTM team might simultaneously gain vascular access and perform REBOA for proximal control or embolization as a part in ...
*  Abdominal pregnancy
Cardosi RJ, Nackley AC, Londono J, Hoffman MS (2002). "Embolization for advanced abdominal pregnancy with a retained placenta. ... Worley, K. C.; Hnat, M. D.; Cunningham, F. G. (2008). "Advanced extrauterine pregnancy: Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges ... Placental vessels have also been blocked by angiographic embolization. Complications of leaving the placenta can include ... Mahajan, N. N. (2008). "Advanced extrauterine pregnancy: Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges". American Journal of Obstetrics ...
*  Mitral valve stenosis
In addition, when AF sets in, systemic embolization becomes a real danger. Mitral stenosis typically progresses slowly (over ... Mitral valvuloplasty is a minimally invasive therapeutic procedure to correct an uncomplicated mitral stenosis by dilating the ...