transhepatic

trans·he·pat·ic

(trans'he-pat'ik)
Through or across the liver, as an injection.
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Nonvascular pediatric IR procedures include enteric access (eg, feeding and percutaneous gastrostomy tube placements), biopsies, diagnostic and therapeutic drainages, percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography and biliary drainage, percutaneous cholecystostomy, and percutaneous nephrostomy.
Intervention Studies such as hospitalization of nefrostomikateter, transhepatic (PTC) and abcessdrenasjer
A stenosis is suspected if US, computerised tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging demonstrates dilatated bile ducts upstream of the stenosis, but a significant number of obstructed bile ducts appear normal on US; percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC) is often required for a definitive diagnosis.
The report provides procedure volumes within market segments - Airway Stenting Procedures, Bariatric Surgery Procedures, Biopsy Procedures, Capsule Endoscopy Procedures, Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) Procedures, Female Sterilization Procedures, Gastric Balloon Procedures, Gastrointestinal (GI) Stenting Procedures, Hernia Repair Procedures, Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography (PTC) Biliary Stenting Procedures, Pyeloplasty Procedures, Resectoscopy - Procedures using Resectoscope Electrodes, Transurethral Resection of the Prostrate (TURP) Procedures, Urinary Tract Stenting Procedures and Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) Procedures.
Percutaneous transhepatic venous access for hemodialysis: an alternative route for patients with end-stage renal failure.
These methods include transhepatic arterial chemoembolization (TACE) and radiofrequency ablation.
Generally, ultrasound, CT, angiography, and transhepatic portal venous sampling are used in the preoperative localization of such tumors with various rates of accuracy of localization reported by investigators (1).
A CT scan showed a bleeding liver laceration with intraperitoneal haemorrhage secondary to the transhepatic percutaneous gallbladder drainage.
The SUPERA VERITAS Transhepatic Biliary System currently has 510(k) clearance in the U.
Percutaneous transhepatic gallbladder drainage may be a reasonable alternative technique if ERCP is not possible (67).
The patient began treatment with chemotherapy (gemcitabine), radiotherapy to alleviate pain, and placement of a percutaneous transhepatic stent in the right biliary system because of progressive icterus.
Therefore, an internal jugular vein, subclavian vein or transhepatic approaches were preferred for patients with IVC filters (4, 5).