Aneurysmal Bone Cysts: Treatment with Direct Percutaneous Ethibloc Injection. Long-Term Results

@article{Falappa2001AneurysmalBC,
  title={Aneurysmal Bone Cysts: Treatment with Direct Percutaneous Ethibloc Injection. Long-Term Results},
  author={Piergiorgio Falappa and Fausto Maria Fassari and Arturo Fanelli and Elisabetta Genovese and Elio Ascani and Marco Crostelli and Vittorio Salsano and Antonello Montanaro and Antonio Di Lazzaro and Fabrizio Serra},
  journal={CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={25},
  pages={282-290}
}
Purpose: To assess the efficacy and long-term results of Ethibloc treatment in aneurysmal bone cysts (ABC). Methods: Thirteen patients with ABC were treated with direct percutaneous Ethibloc injection. Four patients had only one injection and the other nine patients from two to four injections. No severe complications were observed; in two patients a local leakage of Ethibloc from the cyst into the soft tissues occurred but it was temporary and the consequent inflammation self-healed without… CONTINUE READING