CC BY 4.0 · The Arab Journal of Interventional Radiology 2023; 07(02): 114-116
DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-1770914
Case Report

An Unusual Complication of Transarterial Radioembolization: Hepatic Artery Pseudoaneurysm and its Treatment with Ultrasound-guided Thrombin Injection

1   Department of Radiology, Pamukkale University Faculty of Medicine, Denizli, Turkey
1   Department of Radiology, Pamukkale University Faculty of Medicine, Denizli, Turkey
1   Department of Radiology, Pamukkale University Faculty of Medicine, Denizli, Turkey
2   Department of Nuclear Medicine, Pamukkale University Faculty of Medicine, Denizli, Turkey
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Transarterial radioembolization (TARE) is a widely used treatment method for primary liver cancers and metastasis. Although TARE is relatively safe, it may cause liver abscess, failure, nontarget embolization, and vascular complications. Herein, we report a case of TARE-related hepatic artery pseudoaneurysm that was treated successfully with ultrasound-guided thrombin injection.

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Article published online:
04 September 2023

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