Matsumoto's clinical practice includes therapies for many conditions including critical limb ischemia, vascular malformations, fibromuscular dysplasia, portal hypertension and genitourinary and biliary diseases; abdominal and thoracic aortic stent grafting for aortic dissections, traumatic injury and aneurysms; stenting for peripheral, renal and mesenteric arterial and central venous disease; IVC filtration, catheter-directed thrombolysis and mechanical thrombectomy for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism; and MR-guided focused ultrasound and embolotherapy
for uterine fibroids.
The goal of therapy is complete obliteration of the nidus and this may be attempted by surgical excision, intravascular embolotherapy
or radiotherapy depending on the characteristics of the AVM and operative risk.
Long-term outcome of embolotherapy
and surgery for high-flow extremity arteriovenous malformations.
He said the treatment which addresses a wide range of cancer types, including blood cancer, covers 12 techniques from the modern radio-particle knife, radio-frequency ablation, Ar-He cryosurgeries to bio-immunotherapy, gene therapy and artery interventional embolotherapy
7) Initial high rebleed rates following embolisation have markedly improved over the last decade, largely owing to improved micro-catheter design and embolic agents, (6) establishing embolotherapy
as the first-line management in patients with haemosuccus pancreaticus due to false aneurysms.
offers more diffused, long-lasting treatment, with a recurrence rate of about 15% after 5-7 years.
Pelvic congestion syndrome is a real disease entity that affects up to 16% of American women, and can be successfully treated with transfemoral embolotherapy
, according to researchers who presented data at the annual meeting of the Society of Interventional Radiology.
Uterine artery embolization and gynecologic embolotherapy
We continued the growth of our embolotherapy
business in both the United States and Europe while also successfully launching two new products: our EmboCath (TM) Hydrophilic Infusion Catheter and Segway(TM) Hydrophilic Guidewire.
With more peripheral lesions, options include both vascular ligations with resection of distal vascular dilations and nonsurgical embolotherapy
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- announced today that Martin Joyce, its executive vice president and chief financial officer, is scheduled to present at the 22nd Annual Roth Capital Partners OC Growth Stock Conference on Monday, March 15, 2010 at 3:30 p.
First in Man Experience with the Surefire Infusion System - A dedicated microcatheter system to eliminate reflux during embolotherapy