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Therapeutic Embolization

A method of hemostasis utilizing various agents such as Gelfoam, silastic, metal, glass, or plastic pellets, autologous clot, fat, and muscle as emboli. It has been used in the treatment of spinal cord and INTRACRANIAL ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS, renal arteriovenous fistulas, gastrointestinal bleeding, epistaxis, hypersplenism, certain highly vascular tumors, traumatic rupture of blood vessels, and control of operative hemorrhage.
Also Known As:
Embolization, Therapeutic; Embolizations, Therapeutic; Embolotherapies; Therapeutic Embolizations; Embolotherapy
Networked: 644 relevant articles (45 outcomes, 23 trials/studies)

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Therapy Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Bull, Joseph L: 8 articles (12/2015 - 12/2004)
2. White, R I: 6 articles (12/2004 - 01/2000)
3. Maleux, Geert: 5 articles (01/2015 - 02/2006)
4. Gaba, Ron C: 5 articles (09/2014 - 06/2011)
5. Park, Kwang Bo: 5 articles (12/2013 - 03/2008)
6. Park, Hong Suk: 5 articles (12/2013 - 07/2007)
7. Do, Young Soo: 5 articles (12/2013 - 03/2008)
8. Loffroy, Romaric: 5 articles (02/2013 - 05/2009)
9. Fowlkes, J Brian: 4 articles (12/2015 - 08/2005)
10. Heye, Sam: 4 articles (11/2014 - 02/2006)

Related Diseases

1. Hemorrhage
2. Arteriovenous Malformations (Arteriovenous Malformation)
3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
4. Varicose Veins (Varicose Vein)
5. Arteriovenous Fistula

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol)
2. Stainless Steel (Steel, Stainless)
3. Silicones
4. Sclerosing Solutions (Sclerosing Agents)
5. Cyanoacrylates
6. Octreotide (Sandostatin)
7. Platinum
8. Latex
9. Iodized Oil
10. Indium

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Surgical Portasystemic Shunt (Portosystemic Shunt)
2. Stents
3. Sclerotherapy
4. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery)
5. Microspheres (Microsphere)