Non-Vascular Abdominal Interventions

  • P. Rossi
  • G. Marcelli
  • D. Pepino
  • S. Perotti
Conference paper
Part of the Syllabus book series (SYLLABUS)


In the definition of non-vascular abdominal interventions many procedures are considered, including:
  1. 1.

    Percutaneous biliary endoscopy for lithotripsy of hepatic lithiasis

  2. 2.
    1. a.

      Biliary (malignant and benign)

    2. b.


    3. c.


    4. d.

      Percutaneous nephrostomy

    5. e.


  3. 3.
    Tumor ablation
    1. a.

      Embolization or chemoembolization

    2. b.

      Alcohol injection

    3. c.

      Laser or thermoablation

  4. 4.

    TIPS for portal hypertension

  5. 5.

    Foreign body retrieval



Radio Frequency Common Bile Duct Osteoid Osteoma Metallic Stents Malignant Biliary Obstruction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Rossi
    • 1
  • G. Marcelli
    • 1
  • D. Pepino
    • 1
  • S. Perotti
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of RomeRomeItaly

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