Vascular Interventional Procedures in the Abdomen

  • R. F. Dondelinger
Conference paper
Part of the Syllabus book series (SYLLABUS)


Various types of vascular interventional procedures can be carried out in the abdomen (Table 1). Due to time constraints during the course, the most currently used procedures of vaso-occlusion have been selected for discussion in detail; the other techniques will be more briefly presented.


Portal Vein Hepatic Vein Arteriovenous Fistula Splenic Artery Splenic Tissue 


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© Springer-Verlag Italia 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. F. Dondelinger
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical ImagingUniversity Hospital Sart TilmanLiègeBelgium

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