Aneurysm

Aneurysms can commonly occur in arteries at the base of the brain (the circle of Willis) and an aortic aneurysm occurs in the main artery carrying blood from the left ventricle of the heart. When the size of an aneurysm increases, there is a significant risk of rupture, resulting in severe hemorrhage, other complications or […]
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Intravascular ultrasound

Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) is a medical imaging methodology using a specially designed catheter with a miniaturized ultrasound probe attached to the distal end of the catheter. The proximal end of the catheter is attached to computerized ultrasound equipment. It allows the application of ultrasound technology to see from inside blood vessels out through the surrounding […]
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Leriche’s syndrome

In medicine, aortoiliac occlusive disease, also known as Leriche’s syndrome and Leriche syndrome, is atherosclerotic occlusive disease involving the abdominal aorta and/or both of the iliac arteries. Number of View: 3439
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Circle of Willis

The Circle of Willis (also called Willis’ Circle, cerebral arterial circle, and Willis Polygon) is a circle of arteries that supply blood to the brain. It is named after Thomas Willis (1621–1675), an English physician. Number of View: 4425
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Vertebroplasty

Vertebroplasty: percutaneous injection of biocompatible bone cement inside fractured vertebrae. Number of View: 3361
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UGD separates membranous and bulbar

Type I:  Stretch Injury Type II: Urethra is disrupted above intact UG diaphragm Type III:  Urethra is disrupted above disrupted UG diaphragm Number of View: 5069
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Placement of a Transjugular Intrahepatic Porto-systemic Shunt (TIPS)

TIPS : Placement of a Transjugular Intrahepatic Porto-systemic Shunt (TIPS) for management of select patients with critical end-stage liver disease and portal hypertension Number of View: 2489
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Thrombolysis

Thrombolysis: treatment aimed at dissolving blood clots (e.g., pulmonary emboli, leg vein thrombi, thrombosed hemodialysis accesses) with both pharmaceutical (TPA) and mechanical means Number of View: 2614
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Radiologically Inserted Gastrostomy or RIG

Radiologically Inserted Gastrostomy or RIG: Placement of a feeding tube percutaneously into the stomach and/or jejunum. Number of View: 5194
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Radiofrequency ablation (RF/RFA)

Radiofrequency ablation (RF/RFA): localized destruction of tissue (e.g., tumours) by heating Number of View: 2788
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