Tumors of the Spinal Column and Spinal Cord

  • Alejandro Berenstein
  • Pierre Lasjaunias


In most instances, indications for spinal angiography and endovascular em-bolization in spinal tumors involve evaluation prior to percutaneous biopsy or surgical intervention. Less frequently, embolization may be performed following an unsuccessful attempted resection, because of excessive bleeding, or in order to palliate inoperable tumors.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alejandro Berenstein
    • 1
  • Pierre Lasjaunias
    • 2
  1. 1.New York University and Bellevue Medical CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Service de RadiologieHôpital de Bicêtre Université Paris XILe Kremlin BicêtreFrance

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