How do interventional radiologists use radio embolization?

Interventional Radiology: Treatment of Liver Malignancy

  • Arterial therapies
    • Chemoembolization
    • Radioembolization (SIRsphere, Theraspheres)
      • Radiation is used to treat malignant tumors. Deliver through x-ray beam to a tumor, problem it is nonspecific and kills everything in its way. Liver and other organs in your body can only tolerate so much radiation and you will get skin burns 
  • Percutaneous ablation
    • Radiofrequency ablation
    • Microwave ablation
    • Laser ablation
    • Cryoablation
    • Electroporation


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