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Procedures and Conditions Treated

  • Oncology Interventions

    • Venous Access

      – Port Placement
      – PICC lines

    • Transarterial Therapies for Liver Cancer

      – Selective Internal Radiation Therapy
      – Transarterial Chemoembolisation
      – Hepatic Arterial Infusion * trial only

    • Percutaneous Ablation

      – Thermal Ablation
      – Ethanol injection
      – Irreversible Electroporation * trial only

  • Urologic and Renal Interventions:

    • Percutaneous Nephrostomy and Ureteric Stent
    • Varicocele Embolisation
    • Renal Artery Angioplasty/Stent
    • A-V fistulae/graft interventions
      • angioplasty +/- stent
      • thrombolysis
    • Tunnelled dialysis catheter insertion, revision, removal
    • Renal Embolisation – eg Haemorrhage, Angiomyolipoma
    • Thermal Ablation of Renal Cancers
    • Prostate Artery Embolisation for BPH
  • Liver/Portal Intervention:

    • Transarterial Therapies for Liver Cancer

      • Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT)
      • Transarterial Chemoembolisation (TACE)
      • Hepatic Arterial Infusion * trial only (HAI)
    • Biliary Procedures

      • Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography and Drainage (PTC)
      • Biliary dilation and stent placement – plastic or metallic
      • Percutaneous Cholecystostomy
      • PTC management of biliary stones and leaks
    • Transjugular Liver Biopsy
    • Hepatic and Portal Pressure Measurement
    • Splenic embolisation for hypersplenism/portal HT
    • Retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric varices
    • Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt – TIPSS
  • Arterial Interventions:

    • Embolisations:

      • Embolisation – Haemorrhage at all sites.
      • Embolisation of Visceral and Peripheral Arterial Aneurysms
      • Embolisation of Arteriovenous Malformations
      • Embolisation of post EVAR endoleak
      • Management of Pseudoaneurysms
    • Angioplasty +/- Stent for Arterial Stenoses and Occlusions – eg mesenteric or limb ischemia
  • Venous Interventions:

    • Venous Access – PICC line, Port insertion, Tunnelled Catheters.
    • Inferior vena caval filter placement and removal
    • Thrombolysis of iliofemoral DVT
    • Embolisation of varicocele and ovarian vein reflux
    • Angioplasty +/- Stent for Venous Stenosis and Occlusion
      • e.g. May-Thurber Syndrome, Thoracic outlet obstruction
    • Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt – TIPSS
    • Embolisation/sclerotherapy for Venous Malformations
  • Pelvic Interventions:

    • Uterine Fibroid Embolisation
    • Embolisation for Peripartum Haemorrhage
    • Ovarian Vein Embolisation for Pelvic Congestion or Escape Veins
  • Thoracic Interventions:

    • Bronchial Artery Embolisation
    • Embolisation of Pulmonary AVMs
    • Thrombectomy/Lysis of Submissive/Massive Pulmonary Emboli