arterial embolization


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arterial embolization

1. Pathological migration of an embolus into an artery.
2.
Embolotherapy.
See also: embolization
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Yalcin, "The role of partial nephrectomy without arterial embolization in giant renal angiomyolipoma," Case Reports in Medicine, vol.
Superselective arterial embolization can effectively cease bleeding and maximally protect renal function and ureterorenoscopic realignment is an easily operative and minimally invasive technique in the treatment of urethral injuries.
Pelvic arterial embolization following hysterectomy and bilateral internal iliac artery ligation for intractable primary postpartum haemorrhage.
Transcatheter arterial embolization is a relatively safe procedure; however, adverse effects resulting from uterine artery embolization have been reported, but serious adverse effects are approximately four times less frequent than for a hysterectomy.
DMSO significantly reduces astrocytic hyper-reactivity (gliosis) in the areas of the cerebrum affected by arterial embolization and, although it does not diminish the loss of neuronal immune reactivity, it prevents the changes in cytoarchitecture that might be related to neurotoxicity.
Raiffort et al., "Uterine necrosis after arterial embolization for postpartum hemorrhage," Gynecologie Obstetrique Fertilite, 2012.
All patients received conventional therapy with percutaneous tumor ablation and/or transcatheter arterial embolization.
Surgical treatment options for AML are radical or partial nephrectomy, selective arterial embolization and ablative methods including cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation.
Wiczyk, "The use of methotrexate and arterial embolization to avoid surgery in a case of cervical pregnancy," Fertility and Sterility, vol.
Because the cysts in PLD are mostly supplied from hepatic arteries but not from portal veins, transcatheter arterial embolization (TAE) of the hepatic artery branches that supply the major hepatic cysts can lead to shrinkage of the cyst and liver size, relieve symptoms, and improve nutritional status.
Cho et al., "Ruptured pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysm treated by superselective transcatheter arterial embolization and preserving vascularity of pancreticoduodenal arcades," Journal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, vol.