Embolization

Embolization may often be used to treat internal bleeding and help prevent heavy bleeding during surgery. In some cases, embolization may be a treatment option for difficult-to-reach, inoperable tumors. It may also be used to treat tumors that are too large to be ablated.

Embolization may be used to treat: Liver cancer, Metastatic cancer in the liver, Kidney cancer, Neuroendocrine tumors, Uterine fibroids, Aneurysms. Examples of embolization procedures for liver cancer or other cancers that spread to the liver include chemoembolization and radioembolization therapies (e.g., SIR-Spheres, TheraSphere).

 

  • Internal bleeding
  • Aneurysms
  • Abnormal blood vessels
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Vascular malformations
  • Arteriovenous malformations
  • Venous and lymphatic malformations

Related Conference of Embolization

April 22-23, 2019

Global Summit on Radiation Therapy & Targeted Tumors

Vancouver, Canada
June 12-13, 2019

22nd Canada Meetings on Radiology & Novel Cancer Therapies

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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