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Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization

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Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization

Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization also called transarterial chemoembolization is a minimally invasive procedure performed to restrict a tumors blood supply. It is a Small embolic particles coated with chemotherapeutic drugs are injected selectively through a catheter into an artery directly supplying the tumor. These particles both block the blood supply and induce cytotoxicity, attacking the tumor in several ways.

Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization has most widely been applied to Hepato-cellular carcinoma for patients who are not eligible for surgery. It has also been used as an alternative to surgery. Other treated malignancies include neuroendocrine tumors, ocular melanoma, cholangiocarcinoma, and sarcoma. Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization plays a palliative role in patients with metastatic colon carcinoma.

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Department of Diagnostic Pathology
School of Medicine
University of Toyama
Japan
Professor
Department of Biochemistry
Kafrelsheikh University
Egypt
Lead Imaging Engineer
Departments of Diagnostic Radiology and Cancer Systems Imaging
Division of Diagnostic Imaging
University of Texas, Anderson Cancer Center
USA
Consultant Urologist 
Mansoura University 
Egypt

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