Transcatheter Arterial Embolization with Only Particles for the Treatment of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
  • Embolization, Therapeutic
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Polyvinyl Alcohol

abstract

  • Hepatic arterial embolization with small particles to cause terminal vessel blockade is an effective treatment method for patients with unresectable HCC. These data support our hypothesis that particles alone may be the critical component of catheter-directed embolotherapy.

publication date

  • June 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvir.2008.02.013

PubMed ID

  • 18503900

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 862

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 19

number

  • 6