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*  Embolization - Wikipedia
It could be useful for managing malignant hypertension due to end stage renal failure. Portal vein embolization prior to liver ... Embolization is a minimally invasive surgical technique. The purpose is to prevent blood flow to an area of the body, which can ... When the embolus bears a radiopharmaceutical for unsealed source radiotherapy, the process is called radioembolization or ... Patients who undergo cerebral embolization or portal vein embolization are usually given a general anesthetic. Access to the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embolization
*  Selective internal radiation therapy - Wikipedia
Furthermore, the liver has a dual blood supply, receiving blood from both the hepatic artery and the portal vein. Hepatic ... Because this treatment combines radiotherapy with embolization, it is also called radioembolization. The chemotherapeutic ... portal vein status, and extrahepatic tumor burden. Hepatic and renal function tests should be performed; patients with ... whereas the normal liver derives most of its blood supply from the portal vein. Therefore, delivery of radioembolic particles ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selective_internal_radiation_therapy
*  Interventional oncology - Wikipedia
Portal vein embolization (PVE): delivery of bland embolic material into the portal vein of the hepatic lobe containing the ... Liver cancer: primary liver tumours known as hepatocellular carcinoma and liver metastases. Lung cancer: usually lung ... 1966 - Embolization therapy to treat tumors and spinal cord vascular malformations by blocking the blood flow. 1969 - The ... Kidney Cancer: usually small kidney tumours known as renal cell carcinoma. Bone Cancer: for bone metastases located in the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interventional_oncology
*  Interventional radiology - Wikipedia
Embolization: Placement of a metallic coil or embolic substance (gel-foam, poly-vinyl alcohol) to block blood through to a ... for select indications in patients with critical end-stage liver disease and portal hypertension. Endovenous laser treatment of ... Radioembolization: combined injection of radioactive glass or plastic beads and embolic agents into the arterial blood supply ... This technique is mostly used for the treatment of small renal cancers and for the palliation of painful bone lesions. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interventional_radiology
*  Surefire infusion system versus standard microcatheter use during holmium-166 radioembolization: study protocol for a...
Baseline and follow-up investigations include 18F-FDG-PET + liver CT, clinical and laboratory examinations. The primary ... Secondary endpoints include comparisons of mean absorbed dose in tumors and healthy liver tissue, infusion efficiency, the ... A within-patient randomized controlled trial (RCT) will be conducted in 25 patients with unresectable chemorefractory liver- ... microspheres in patients with colorectal liver metastases (CRLM), with the use of a standard end-hole microcatheter. ...
  https://trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13063-016-1643-3
*  Printing...
... and normal liver parenchyma (predominantly supplied by the portal vein), and high microvessel density within the tumors ... Transarterial bland embolization, chemoembolization, and radioembolization have been applied for locoregional control of the ... Complications of chemoembolization include liver failure (,5%); bone marrow suppression, renal failure, cardiac toxicity, ... Transarterial therapies take advantage of differential blood supply of the tumors (supplied by the hepatic artery) ...
  http://www.gotoper.com/print_pub.php?url=/publications/ajho/2016/2016jan/liver-directed-therapy-for-hepatic-malignancies
*  Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - North Kansas City Hospital, Kansas...
Portal involvement: Vascular involvement of the main portal vein and/orboth right and left portal veins.. ... Pediatr Blood Cancer 49 (1): 99-102, 2007.. * Boman F, Bossard C, Fabre M, et al.: Mesenchymal hamartomas of the liver may be ... Transarterial radioembolization with yttrium-90 resin beads has been used to palliate children with hepatocellular carcinoma.[ ... Macroglossia, macrosomia, renal and skeletal abnormalities, and increased risk of Wilms tumor.. ...
  http://www.nkch.org/patients-visitors/health-library/healthwise-document-viewer/?id=ncicdr0000062836
*  The AMEDEO Literature Guide
Simultaneous trans-hepatic portal and hepatic vein embolization before major hepatectomy: the liver venous deprivation ... Incidence and risk factors of early arterial blood flow stasis during first radioembolization of primary and secondary liver ... Renal versus splenic maximum slope based perfusion CT modelling in patients with portal-hypertension.. Eur Radiol. 2016.. ... Intraprocedural blood volume measurement using C-arm CT as a predictor for treatment response of malignant liver tumours ...
  http://www.amedeo.com/medicine/lid/eurrad.htm
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Portal vein thrombosis | Read by QxMD
... combining lentiviral transduction and transplantation after liver preconditioning by partial portal vein embolization. We ... In pediatric patients, a living-donor renal graft is usually donated from a parent. Therefore, the renal artery and vein are ... TIPS nearly halves portal pressure and increases the effective blood volume. In cases of acute variceal hemorrhage and with a ... Purpose Selective internal radiation therapy or radioembolization (RE) shows efficacy in unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma ...
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*  Interventional Radiology
Patients with cirrhosis develop high pressures in the main blood vessel that supplies the liver called the portal vein due to ... Radioembolization is a minimally invasive liver cancer therapy that consists of the catheter-directed infusion of millions of ... ablation and chemo-embolization of tumors in the liver, kidneys, lungs, etc. Our Intereventionalists have trained and held ... www.sirweb.org/news/newsPDF/2008am/Mon/Renal_cryoFinal.pdf ... also be used to treat liver cancer patients with portal vein ...
  http://toledoxray.com/interventional-radiology/
*  Interventional Radiology > Radiology & Biomedical Imaging | Yale School of...
Carcinoma With Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis Treated With a Single High-Dose Y90 Radioembolization and Subsequent Liver ... Sequential intra-arterial therapy and portal vein embolization is feasible and safe in patients with advanced hepatic ... Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastatic to the Liver: Early Response Assessment after Intraarterial Therapy Using 3D Quantitative Tumor ... Zheng Y, Pollak J, Henderson K, Hendrickson JE, Tormey CA: A novel association between high red blood cell alloimmunization ...
  https://medicine.yale.edu/diagnosticradiology/clinicalradiology/vascrad.aspx
*  Y-90 Radioembo - ARIN Golden Gate Chapter
Normal liver tissue receives about 75 % of its blood supply from the portal vein and about 25 percent from the hepatic artery ... Radiation therapy and embolization to treat cancer of the liver. • Embolization is used to occlude blood flow. • Radiation ... Y-90 RADIOEMBOLIZATION 2012 ARIN FALL SYMPOSIUM Y-90 RADIOEMBOLIZATION • What is Yittrium-90 Radioembolization? for the ... renal excretion (SIR-sphere). Y-90 AGENTS 1Approved under Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE). Administration requires ...
  http://slidegur.com/doc/16651/y-90_radioembo---arin-golden-gate-chapter
*  Publications - Mayo Clinic
Modulation of liver tumor blood flow with hepatic arterial epinephrine: a SPECT study. Radiology. 1989 Dec; 173(3):645-7. View ... Role of intraarterial embolization before cryoablation of large renal tumors: a pilot study. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2010 Jun; 21 ... Portal vein venoplasty and stent placement in the nontransplant population. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2009 May; 20(5):593-9. Epub ... Liver transplantation after radioembolization in a patient with unresectable HCC. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Nov; 6(11 ...
  http://www.mayo.edu/research/searchpublications/publications?authid=11945591
*  HCV Research and News: 03/17/11
One of the advantages of radioembolization is that it can be used safely in patients with portal vein thrombosis, because it is ... BI 207127 Bioartificial Liver Bioengineered liver Biopsy BIT225 BL-8020 BL-8030 Blood Basics Blood transfusion Blood-Brain ... Recurrent HBV Recurrent HCV Regorafenib Reinfection Relapse Renal disease Renal Function Renal impairment Resistant-Associated ... Combination of radioembolization using Y-90 SIR-Spheres or DEB embolization and sorafenib also has been studied (seeTable 3). ...
  http://hepatitiscresearchandnewsupdates.blogspot.com.au/2011_03_17_archive.html
*  OVGU / Forschungsportal-Portrait: Prof. Amthauer
... hypertrophy after therapeutic right-liver radioembolization is substantial but less than after portal vein embolization. In: ... An investigation of the relation between tumor-to-liver ratio (TLR) and tumor-to-blood standard uptake ratio (SUR) in ... Position-related renal perfusion disturbances as a possible underestimated mechanism in patients with resistant hypertension - ... Hepatic toxicity after radioembolization of the liver using 90Y-microspheres - sequential lobar versus whole liver approach. In ...
  https://www.ovgu.de/Amthauer-path-2,9459,14965,15788,15790.html
*  Books by Subject - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
Radioembolization of liver metastases -- Bland embolization for hepatic malignancies -- Portal vein embolization -- Vascular ... Renal artery embolization -- Management of renal angiomyolipoma -- Transvenous renal biopsy -- Transjugular liver biopsy -- ... model of blood flow. 1-D blood flow model: In blood flow simulations different viscoelastic wall models may produce ... Office blood pressure measurement -- Home monitoring of blood pressure -- Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in clinical ...
  http://lane.stanford.edu/biomed-resources/ebsubjectbrowse.html?m=Vascular%20Diseases&page=2&proxy-links=false
*  OVGU / Forschungsportal-Portrait: Prof. Ricke
Unilobar transarterial radioembolization versus portal vein embolization for induction of contralateral liver hypertrophy in ... Renal sympathetic denervation by CT-guided ethanol injection - a phase II pilot trial of a novel technique. In: CardioVascular ... DNA double-strand breaks and micronuclei in human blood lymphocytes after repeated whole body exposures to 7T Magnetic ... Left-liver hypertrophy after therapeutic right-liver radioembolization is substantial but less than after portal vein ...
  https://www.ovgu.de/Ricke-path-9457,9459,14965,15788,15790.html
*  Colon Cancer Imaging: Practice Essentials, Radiography, Computed Tomography
Increasingly sophisticated techniques may include staged resection, a combination with preoperative portal vein embolization, ... Unresectable chemorefractory liver metastases: radioembolization with 90Y microspheres--safety, efficacy, and survival. ... Blood Test to Identify Individuals for Lung Cancer Screening * Colorectal Cancer Screening Should Begin at Age 45, Urges ... The disease has occurred in patients with moderate-to-end-stage renal disease after being given a gadolinium-based contrast ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/367061-overview
*  South Florida Vascular Associates - Blog: March is National Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month: What You Need To Know
End Stage Renal Disease. *Liver Disease. * Treatments * Vascular Treatments *Embolization. *Angioplasty, Stenting, Atherectomy ... What is Deep Vein Thrombosis or DVT? DVT occurs when a blood clot forms within one of the large veins, usually in the lower leg ... Radioembolization (Y90). *Percutaneous Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty. *Transcatheter Embolization. * Men's and Women's Health ... The clot can then break off and travel through the bloodstream to the lungs and block blood flow. This is called a pulmonary ...
  http://southfloridavascular.blogspot.com/2014/03/march-is-national-deep-vein-thrombosis.html
*  South Florida Vascular Associates - Blog: March is Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness Month
End Stage Renal Disease. *Liver Disease. * Treatments * Vascular Treatments *Embolization. *Angioplasty, Stenting, Atherectomy ... What Causes Blood Clots (DVT and PE)?. Blood clots may form when either the flow of blood in a vein slows, damage to a vein ... Radioembolization (Y90). *Percutaneous Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty. *Transcatheter Embolization. * Men's and Women's Health ... Many factors can increase a person's risk for developing a blood clot in a vein. Common risk factors for developing a blood ...
  http://southfloridavascular.blogspot.com/2013/03/march-is-deep-vein-thrombosis-dvt_4.html
*  South Florida Vascular Associates - Blog: Prevent Episodes of Deep Vein Thrombosis; Keep Moving, Especially When Travelling
End Stage Renal Disease. *Liver Disease. * Treatments * Vascular Treatments *Embolization. *Angioplasty, Stenting, Atherectomy ... Deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, occurs when blood clots form in the deep veins, usually in a leg. The blood clot can partly or ... Radioembolization (Y90). *Percutaneous Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty. *Transcatheter Embolization. * Men's and Women's Health ... completely block blood flow and damage valves in blood vessels. It can also break free and travel through your blood to major ...
  http://southfloridavascular.blogspot.com/2011/11/prevent-episodes-of-deep-vein.html
*  Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology[Journal] Publications and Abstracts | PubFacts.com
Renal angiomyolipoma (AML) are benign tumours composed of fat, muscle, and disorganised blood vessels. Historic treatment ... of patients with HCC and major portal vein tumor thrombosis treated with sorafenib monotherapy is no more than 3 months. A ... Peripheral Embolization Using Hydrogel-Coated Coils Versus Fibered Coils: Short-Term Results in an Animal Model.. *Authors: ... Liver Tract Sealing with Hep-Plug™ Sealing System Improves Haemorrhage Control for Patients Undergoing Transhepatic Procedures. ...
  https://www.pubfacts.com/search/Cardiovascular+and+Interventional+Radiology%5BJournal%5D
*  Interventional Oncology: Radiofrequency Ablation, Transarterial Chemoembolization, Microwave Ablation and Irreversible...
... patient to surgery with portal vein embolization or we will perform radioembolization of liver metastases or ablation of liver ... percutaneous ablation of liver and renal tumours,. were either developed or further studied by the group of interventional ... All these events lead to a gradual shift in tumor blood supply from portal to arterial circulation. This concept has been ... We perform radioembolization and bland embolization for those patients. For patients with hepatocellular and colorectal ...
  https://pharmaceuticalintelligence.com/category/interventional-oncology-radiofrequency-ablation-transarterial-chemoembolization-microwave-ablation-and-irreversible-electroporation-ire/
*  the Interventional Initiative - GLOSSARY
Portal hypertension - high blood pressure in the liver. Portal vein - vein that takes blood rich in nutrients from the organs ... Off-target embolization. *Rare complication that happens when particles or other materials used during a MIIP to plug up blood ... TARE - (also called radioembolization) a way to treat liver tumors by sending tiny radioactive beads directly to the tumors ... Renal - related to the kidneys. Renal cell carcinoma - type of kidney tumor ...
  http://theii.org/miips/glossary
*  Liver Congress | Gastroenterology Conferences | Hepatology Events | Hepatitis Meetings | Asia Pacific | Abu Dhabi | USA |...
Qatar at Liver Congress, Hepatology Conferences, Hepatitis Events, Hepatocellular Diseases Meetings 2018, 2019 ... the presence of ascites and elevated pressures in the portal vein system, elevated pressures in the portal vein system. ... Liver Toxicity and Drug Allergy. The liver main function is to purify blood by filtering out the toxins so that the body can ... and renal failure. Furthermore, recent evidence suggests that unremitting immune-mediated injury to the liver may also affect ...
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