Tag: liver

Transarterial radioembolization (TARE) with Yttrium-90 in paediatric primary liver tumours

Primary paediatric liver cancer is a rare disease, accounting for 1–2% of childhood cancers, or about 150 new diagnoses of paediatric liver malignancy per...
Ahmed and Ramalingam

Peritransplant vascular complications: An IR approach

In the USA, liver transplantation continues to be the best chance at long-term survival for patients suffering from the sequelae of end-stage liver disease....
curative intent

(Re)defining curative intent for HCC

Global Embolization Oncology Symposium Technologies (GEST; 19–22 May, New York, USA) provided delegates and faculty alike with the opportunity to hear about worldwide approaches...
Laura

Laura Crocetti

“I think the future success of ablation was truly unforeseeable, in 1986, when Tito Livraghi published his first paper about ethanol injection in a...

Percutaneous melphalan perfusion can induce significant responses in uveal liver metastases

Percutaneous hepatic perfusion with melphalan for the treatment of metastatic uveal melanoma (mUM) offers a hepatic response rate of 66.7% and good progression-free survival...

Clinical capabilities of Infinix-i 4D CT showcased at ECR 2018

Healthcare centres around Europe are realising a new realm of clinical efficiency with the Infinix-i 4D CT system, which seamlessly integrates interventional radiology and...

REsect study shows SIRT makes metastatic colorectal cancer patients more likely...

Metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated first-line with SIR-spheres Y-90 resin microspheres more likely to become candidates for potentially curative liver surgery, the REsect study...