II. Uterine fibroid embolization: technical aspects.

@article{WorthingtonKirsch2002IIUF,
  title={II. Uterine fibroid embolization: technical aspects.},
  author={Robert L. Worthington-Kirsch and Robert Torrance Andrews and Gary P. Siskin and Richard D. Shlansky-Goldberg and John C Lipman and Scott Craig Goodwin and Joseph Bonn and David M. Hovsepian},
  journal={Techniques in vascular and interventional radiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={5 1},
  pages={17-34}
}
Successful superselective catheterization of the uterine artery requires familiarity with female pelvic arterial anatomy, knowledge of effective catheter and guidewire combinations, and a few tricks. A learning curve can be expected for each of these elements, although it is assumed that the operator will already have experience in basic catheter techniques… CONTINUE READING