A new approach to percutaneous transhepatic portal embolization using ethanolamine oleate iopamidol

Abstract

We aimed to examine the therapeutic efficacy of ethanolamine oleate iopamidol (EOI) as an embolic material for percutaneous transhepatic portal embolization (PTPE). Eighty-two patients with liver tumors were treated with PTPE. Fifty-eight patients had hepatocellular carcinomas, 11 had liver metastases, and 13 had other liver tumors. A total of 55 patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00535-009-0143-6

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