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.
An old male presenting with hematuria, post random renal biopsy. Drop in Hb requiring transfusions. No prior imaging available. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A case not be missed. An unfortunate young female presented with unexplained abdominal pain. What followed next are the series of events exploring the complex history, diagnosis and management at each level based on the...Read »
Its a first big mile stone for the website. We have reached case 50. As a tribute to the first success, following is a case series 1 which is compilation of cases. A short history is given followed by the images. Most of them are...Read »
Middle aged male with a periportal mass, and prior admissions for GI bleeding (esophageal varices); ERCP: Biliary ductal dilation, hepatic duct mass, 2 stents, biopsies proved inconclusive of a diagnosis. Presently admitted with...Read »
Middle aged patient with spina bifida, right pelvic kidney, recurrent UTI's presents with leaking foley catheter and suspected ureteric leak (RT) leading to peri hepatic urinoma. [pdf-embedder...Read »
An old male whos a poor surgical candidate presents with biliary colic. Past history includes gastric bypass. No surgical or endoscopic options available. [pdf-embedder...Read »
Patient with a failed TIPS at an outside hospital underwent an emergent TIPS due to massive GI bleed, requiring 50 units of blood transfusion. Post TIPS placement, patient continues to have episodes of GI...Read »
An young female presented to the ED with acute abdominal pain. A CT abdomen and pelvis was obtained, concerning for an atypical presentation of appendicitis. CT demonstrated an incidental finding of splenic artery aneurysm. What...Read »
An elderly male, normally mobile with a stick now admitted with acute fall leading to an acute L2 fracture. Non surgical candidate. Request for percutaneous procedure. [pdf-embedder...Read »
A case demonstration of a percutaneous creation of an Arterio-venous fistula for dialysis, a first of its kind in the state of Ohio. This demonstrates new horizons of Interventional radiology, which makes very difficult cases...Read »