Safety and efficacy of chemoembolization with mixture of bleomycin and lipiodol in the treatment of giant liver hemangiomas


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Pehlivan U. A. , BALLI H. T. , Aikimbaev K.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.47, no.1, pp.310-321, 2022 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.1035544
  • Title of Journal : CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.310-321
  • Keywords: Liver, giant hemangioma, bleomycin, lipiodol, transarterial chemoembolization, TRANSCATHETER ARTERIAL EMBOLIZATION, CAVERNOUS HEMANGIOMAS, TRANSARTERIAL CHEMOEMBOLIZATION, MANAGEMENT, SURGERY, SIZE, DOXORUBICIN, ABLATION, EMULSION, OIL

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this retrospective observational study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) therapy with a mixture of bleomycin and lipiodol used in the treatment of giant liver hemangiomas.