Radioembolization with infusion of yttrium-90 microspheres into a right inferior phrenic artery with hepatic tumor supply is feasible and safe.

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PURPOSE To evaluate the feasibility and safety of yttrium-90 ((90)Y) radioembolization through the inferior phrenic arteries (IPAs). MATERIALS AND METHODS Retrospective analysis of 108 patients referred for radioembolization to treat primary (n = 103) or secondary (n = 5) liver malignancy was performed. Five patients had malignant hepatic tumors supplied… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvir.2012.07.009

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@article{Burgmans2012RadioembolizationWI, title={Radioembolization with infusion of yttrium-90 microspheres into a right inferior phrenic artery with hepatic tumor supply is feasible and safe.}, author={Mark Christiaan Burgmans and Yung Hsiang Kao and Farah Gillan Irani and Erin Leslee Dames and Terence Teo and Anthony Soon Whatt Goh and Pierce K. H. Chow and Kiang Hiong Tay and Richard Hoau Gong Lo}, journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR}, year={2012}, volume={23 10}, pages={1294-301} }