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Oncology A proprietary iodized oily agent that selectively remains in tumors for prolonged periods of time, and enhances the efficacy of certain chemotherapeutics
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Finally, embolization of the cisterna chyli with liquid embolic agents (Lipiodol Ultra-Fluide; Guerbet, France) produced rapid clinical and radiographic improvement (Figure 5).
With regard to the TAE materials, coils were used in 18 arteries (mean, 3.8 coils per artery) with the "two-point" technique, mainly for the SpA and GDA; NBCA was used in 9 arteries (1:1 to 1:3 dilution with lipiodol), mainly for the GDA and PDA arcade; and gelfoam was used in 4 arteries with coils using the "sandwich" technique.
This year women's health Radiologist Dr Linda Ashley provided an introduction to breast ultrasound and also joined in Shona Matthew's presentation on lipiodol and infertility.
The purpose of our study was to evaluate angio-computed tomography (angio-CT)-guided immediate lipiodol CT (a CT scan performed immediately after transarterial chemoembolization [TACE]) in the diagnosis of potential HCCs ≤1 cm in diameter.
Arnold-Chiari malformation: Diagnosis, demonstration by intraspinal Lipiodol and successful surgical treatment.
The peripheral dissolution and speed of polymerization depend on the degree of dilution in an oily contrast agent lipiodol [11].
This branch was catheterized with a microcatheter and occluded with injection of 1 mL of 15% N-butyl cyanoacrylate (NBCA) (Histoacryl; Braun, Aesculap AG, Germany) diluted with iodized oil (Lipiodol Ultra-Fluide, Guerbet, Aulnay-sous-Bois, France).
The FLUSH trial--flushing with lipiodol for unexplained (and endometriosis-related) subfertility by hysterosalpingography: a randomized trial.
The recommended mixture proportion of N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate to lipiodol is 0.5 ml: 0.8 ml, and injection of over 1 ml glue mixture may increase the risk of embolization [8, 40].
Lai, "A prospective study regarding the complications of transcatheter intraarterial lipiodol chemoembolization in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma," Cancer, vol.
Braun, Melsungen, Germany) with iodized oil (Lipiodol ultrafluid; Guerbet, Villepinte, France) was injected in the usual manner.