Transarterial embolization for the management of hemarthrosis of the knee.

@article{Waldenberger2012TransarterialEF,
  title={Transarterial embolization for the management of hemarthrosis of the knee.},
  author={Peter Waldenberger and Andreas P Chemelli and Alfred Hennerbichler and Mark R. Wick and Martin C. Freund and Werner Jaschke and M Micheal Thaler and Iris Eva Chemelli-Steingruber},
  journal={European journal of radiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={81 10},
  pages={2737-40}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate transarterial catheter embolization (TAE) for the management of hemarthrosis of the knee in 35 patients treated at two different hospitals. METHODS From June 1998 through January 2011, 35 patients (22 men and 13 women, mean age 57 years) underwent TAE for hemarthrosis of the knee using polyvinyl alcohol particles (PVA particles), multi-curled 0.018 in. microcoils or a combination of both. In one patient a detachable microcoil… CONTINUE READING

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