Percutaneous embolization of an orbital hemangiopericytoma with Onyx facilitates its surgical excision.

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This is a case report on the surgical treatment of orbital hemangiopericytoma. The patient initially underwent an attempted excision of the tumor with significant hemorrhage elsewhere, which precluded its complete excision. Due to continued growth and pain, the patient underwent percutaneous embolization with Onyx-18 under fluoroscopic radiographic guidance… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0b013e31824ddab9

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@article{Pihlblad2012PercutaneousEO, title={Percutaneous embolization of an orbital hemangiopericytoma with Onyx facilitates its surgical excision.}, author={Matthew S Pihlblad and Daniel P Schaefer}, journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery}, year={2012}, volume={28 6}, pages={e147-9} }