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Treatments - a quick overview

Diagnostic imaging including

  • X-rays
  • Ultrasound
  • CT scanning
  • MRI scanning
  • Bone density scanning (DEXA)
  • Digital Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • PET CT scanning

 

Interventional Radiology ('Pinhole' Surgery)

  • Embolisations including:
    • Pelvic vein embolisation (treatment for pelvic venous congestion and varicose veins) - male and female
    • Uterine artery embolisation (treatment for fibroids)
    • Gatrointestinal and other sources of haemorrhage
    • Postpartum & postoperative gynaecological haemorrhage
    • Testicular vein embolisation
  • Insertion of venous access devices
    • Portacaths
    • Groshong catheters
    • Hickman lines
    • PICC lines
    • Non-tunnelled catheters

Drainages and Biopsies (Ultrasound & CT-Guided)

  • Chest (Pleural or Pericardial effusions)
  • Abdominal Ascites
  • PleurX pleural and peritoneal implanted catheters
  • Denver pleuroperitoneal & peritoneovenous shunts
  • Biopsies
  • Transjugular/Plugged

Angioplasty

  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty and insertion of a metallic stent

Dilatations

  • Dialatation of a stricture under imaging control eg salivary, biliary, bowel

Head and Neck

  • Digital Subtraction Sialography
  • Endoluminal stone extraction from salivary duct under imaging control
  • Digital subtraction dacrocystography & nasolacrinal duct stent insertion
  • Dilation/stenting of nasolacrimal duct under imaging control
  • Pituitary & cavernous sinus venous sampling

Thorax

  • Insertion of  tracheal/bronchial metallic stent under imaging control
  • Insertion of oesophageal metallic stent under imaging control
  • Mediastinal viopsy & superior vena cava stenting

 

Gastrointestinal

  • Percutaneous gastrostomy
  • Percutaneous gastrojejunostomy
  • Percutaneous jejunostomy

Liver

  • Percutaneous insertion of plastic biliary endoprosthesis
  • Percutaneous insertion of metallic biliary endoprosthesis
  • Biliary drainage with occluded stent in place
  • Percutaneous cholecystostomy
  • Selective interstital radiation therapy (SIRT)
  • Selectice targetted & bland hepatic chemoembolisation

 Urology

  • Renal and adrenal vein sampling
  • Percutaneous nephrostomy & ureteric stent insertion
  • Ureteric stent removal

Neuroradiology

  • Diagnositic and theraputic lumbar punctures
  • Creation of a healing blood patch
  • Spinal nerve root blocks
  • Discograms
  • Spinal biopsies
  • Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty

 Other

  • Insertion/removal of vena cava filter
  • Insertion of localisation wire into lesion under imaging control eg breast, lung
  • Retrieval of foreign body under X-ray guidance
  • Occlusion of fistula under imaging control
  • Liver Ablation (radiofrequency, microwave)
  • Duodenal stent insertion
  • Colonic stent insertion 
  • Hystersalpingography & Fallopian tuboplasty

 

 

 

  

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