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Endocrine

Adrenal venous sampling

03 April 2019

Young male with resistant hypertension requiring at least 3 or more Hypertensive medications. Underwent tests including blood work and Imaging. Imaging revealed a left adrenal adenoma. For further evaluation, patient was referred...

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Vascular

Beware of the accesses. RT CFA extravasation

21 March 2019

CFA access to perform angiogram. Post procedure resulted in large hematoma.   [gview file="http://ir4u.info/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/CFA-Extravasation.pdf"]...

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Chest

SVC stenosis

21 March 2019

Lung cancer: -S/P Pneumonectomy -Multiple radiation treatments to the mediastinum -Presenting with swollen face, shortness of breath   [gview...

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Vascular

Varicose veins embolization

21 March 2019

Traditionally varicose veins in the males are treated with surgery. Interventional radiology offer minimally invasive approaches like embolization.   [gview...

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Chest

Intercostal artery bleed, Post Chest tube placement

18 March 2019

S/P Complicated sleeve gastrectomy. Patient developed left pleural effusion requiring drainage. Due to inadequate drainage the drainage tube was upsized to a standard size surgical drainage chest tube at bedside. Post...

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Vascular

Splenic artery aneurysm bleeding into stomach

15 March 2019

An elderly person with intermittent coughing of blood, drop in Hb. Endoscopy revealed a pulsating blood vessel along the posterior body.   [gview...

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Vascular

Innominate vein recanalization

13 March 2019

Occluded central veins in a sick patient presenting for possible Translumbar catheter placements for dialysis and parenteral nutrition.   [gview...

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Vascular

IVC filter removal – Snare technique

13 March 2019

Post IVC filter placement, now on appropriate anticoagulation. Elective presentation for removal.   [gview file="http://ir4u.info/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/IVC-filter-removal.pdf"]...

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Hepatobiliary

Microwave ablation – Liver tumor

09 March 2019

Left medial lobe isolated HCC, Not a Tx candidate.   [gview file="http://ir4u.info/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Microwave-ablation.pdf"]...

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Gastrointestinal

BRTO/CARTO

09 March 2019

Young female with cirrhosis, portal HTN, Isolated gastric varices persistent large inspite of endoscopic therapy.   [gview file="http://ir4u.info/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/BRTO.pdf"]...

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