The cases presented in this website are those performed by IR physicians at various institutes. These include a mix of simple to complex cases. These are meant to be educational and didactic in nature. Some are self-explanatory while some require additional reading. As these are very time consuming, efforts were made to include as much information as possible.
This is compilation of contributions from various IR physicians from multiple institutions.
A male patient in 60's gets an nephrostomyy tube in anticipation for an PCNL by the urology. Post nephrolithotomy, day 1 becomes unstable. Hypotensive and drop in Hb. [pdf-embedder...Read »
Young male patient with multiple previous dialysis accesses. Resulted in central vein occlusions and complete occlusion of Inferior vena cava Presently has IVC stent insitu and a right groin dialysis catheter [pdf-embedder...Read »
A male patient in mid 50's presenting with metastatic renal cell cancer. Lytic lesions involving Humerus. Presenting with unbearable pain and increased risk for pathological fracture. Referred to Interventional...Read »
A Male in 60’s with Complex cardiac Disease. S/P Recent Cardiac Surgery. Now presents with moderate pericardial effusion. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A patient in mid 50's with metastatic rectal cancer. Known DVT, on anticoagulation for 1 month. Presents for IVC filter placement as a preplanning for surgery. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A male patient in mid 30's presents with GI tumor, started on chemotherapy. Now present with progression of disease. Features of biliary obstruction. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A female in mid 60’s with significant past medical history of Pancreatic cancer. S/P Whipple’s (7 years ago). Now presents with abdominal pain, vomiting, Jaundice and clinical picture of cholangitis. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A Young female in mid 30’s, with a complex history of colovaginal fistula, and cT4N2M0 (stage III) invasive rectal adenocarcinoma, s/p chemo radiotherapy, proctocolectomy with complex right pelvic surgery and intraoperative...Read »
Case includes 2 case examples of management approach of Sonographically Invisible High Dome Liver Lesions by percutaneous ablation. Both were offered as a palliative options, and the outcomes were satisfactory. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A female patient in mid 40's which chronic history of PE on anticoagulation. Scheduled for an non urgent planned surgical procedure. Request for IVC filter placement. [pdf-embedder...Read »