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BACKGROUND The management of acute thrombosis of inferior vena cava (AT-IVC) has evolved to catheter-based therapies, the results of which remain uncertain. We report our institution's experience treating AT-IVC using endovascular methods. METHODS A 10-year retrospective review of patients presenting with symptomatic IVC thrombosis between the years 2005(More)
Preoperative localization is the first step towards minimally invasive targeted parathyroidectomy. While there are data emphasizing that surgeon experience optimizes operative outcomes, the role of the radiologist’s experience in successful preoperative imaging is unclear. We hypothesized that the accuracy of sestamibi scanning for primary(More)
The need to retrieve inferior vena cava filters is quite evident due to the long-term complications. We present a novel technique to remove inferior vena cava filters using a homemade snare created using a looped a 0.014-inch semistiff wire. Employing this technique, 18 consecutive retrievable filters were removed. All filters were easily snared on the very(More)
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