Catheter and material selection for transarterial embolization: Technical considerations. II. Materials

A. Berenstein, I. I. Kricheff

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Abstract

In this second part of the report, the authors discuss the advantages and disadvantages of several embolization agents. These include Gelfoam, silicone spheres, polyvinyl alcohol foam (PVA), isobutyl-2-cyanoacrylate (IBCA), silicone fluid mixtures, and tantalum powder. The techniques employed and conditions under which these materials should be used are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)631-639
Number of pages9
JournalRadiology
Volume132
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes

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