Single catheter technique of hepatic venous isolation and extracorporeal charcoal hemoperfusion for malignant liver tumors.

@article{Ku1997SingleCT,
  title={Single catheter technique of hepatic venous isolation and extracorporeal charcoal hemoperfusion for malignant liver tumors.},
  author={Yonson Ku and Takumi Fukumoto and Masahiro Tominaga and Takeshi Iwasaki and I Maeda and Nobuya Kusunoki and Hidefumi Obara and Minako Sako and Yasuyuki Suzuki and Yoshikazu Kuroda and Yoichi Saitoh},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={173 2},
  pages={103-9}
}
BACKGROUND A single catheter technique of hepatic venous isolation and charcoal hemoperfusion (HVI-CHP) using a 4-lumen/2-balloon (4L-2B) catheter was developed to perform high-dose intra-arterial chemotherapy of the liver. Herein we report the technique, safety, and pharmacokinetics of this system in comparison with the original double-balloon technique. PATIENTS AND METHODS Sixteen patients with malignant liver tumors were treated by hepatic arterial infusion (HAI) with adriamycin at a dose… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…