Regional Liver-Directed Therapies for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

  title={Regional Liver-Directed Therapies for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma},
  author={Nikitha Murali and Lynn Jeanette Savic and Nariman Nezami and Julius Chapiro and Jean Francois H Geschwind},
Patients with unresectable intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) have a poor prognosis and have historically benefited from very few treatment options. In the last 10 years, image-guided locoregional therapies have been developed to administer targeted treatment to the liver and are increasingly used in primary hepatic malignancies such as ICC. Locoregional therapies primarily consist of ablation and intra-arterial therapies, including conventional transarterial chemoembolization (cTACE), TACE… CONTINUE READING