[Percutaneous ethanol injection therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma in hepatic dome directly under right diaphragma--the trial of artificial ascites method].

We tried to infuse 40 approximately 100 ml saline solution into abdominal cavity (artificial ascites method) in case of percutaneous ethanol injection therapy (PEIT) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in hepatic dome directly under right diaphragma (hepatic dome) which is considered as dead space on ultrasonography. Consequently broad visual field was… CONTINUE READING