Institutional Review of Incidence of Pneumothorax in Transthoracic Lung Biopsies and Efficacy of Autologuous Blood Clot Seal

1Muktachand Rokade, 1Amol Kulkarni 1Jupiter Hospital, Thane, India   Background: Image guided transthoracic lung biopsy is a widely accepted technique for the workup of lung lesions. Screening for lung cancer and the growing need for research biopsy samples will continue to increase the demand for image guided lung biopsy. With the widespread use of cross…

Percutaneous Management of Hepatolithiasis Secondary to Post-Operative Biliary Strictures

1Sultan Alharbi 1King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia   Case Report: Two cases of post-operative biliary strictures with hepatolithiasis presented with recurrent cholangitis. First patient 59 year female patient post hepatico-jejunostomy for post biliary injury during cholecystectomy 20 years back. Second patient 41-year- old female patient post cholecystectomy 17 years back without immediate complication. Both…

Needle Before Knife: An Alternate Management Plan for Symptomatic Pneumoperitoneum

1Farheen Raza, 1Khalid Shakeel Babar, 1Maria Rauf, 1Sadia Babar, 1Bilqees Yawar Faiz 1Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan   Case Report: Pneumoperitoneum refers to presence of free intraperitoneal air. There are many causes of pneumoperitoneum including spontaneous, iatrogenic and viscus perforation. For decades laparotomy has remained the standard surgical approach for management of pneumoperitoneum in symptomatic…

Glue Embolization of Gastrobronchial Fistula Post Sleeve Gastrectomy

1Abdulmajeed Bin Dahmash, 1Shaima Ahmed Abdulrahman, 1Aljabriyah Alfutais, 1Omar Bashir, 1Mohammad Arabi, 1Mohammed Almoaiqel 1Vascular and Interventional Radiology Unit, Department of Medical Imaging, King Abdulaziz Medical City & King Abdullah Specialized Children’s Hospital, Ministry of National Guard-Health Affairs, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia   Case Report: Staple line leak is reported in 1-5% post sleeve gastrectomy. Leak…

Final Results of the Complete Registry: A Global Prospective Real: World Registry Evaluating the Performance of the Penumbra System for Large Vessel Occlusion Thrombectomy

1Osama O. Zaidat, 2Johanna T. Fifi, 3Ameer E. Hassan 1Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, United States; 2Icahn School of Medicine At Mount Sinai, New York, United States; 3University of Texas Rio Grande Valley – Valley Baptist Medical Center, Harlingen, United States   Background: The COMPLETE registry was done to evaluate the performance of…

Early Neurological Improvement Predicts Clinical Outcome After Acute Basilar Artery Stroke Thrombectomy

1Adrien Guenego, 1Michel Piotin, 2Franny Hulscher, 3Robert Fahed 1Fondation Rothschild Hospital, Paris, France; 2Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium; 3The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada   Background: Examine the clinical and technical outcomes following the placement of peripheral FDS and Identify any predictors of poor technical and clinical outcomes Material(s) and Method(s): We performed a retrospective analysis…

Thrombectomy Technique Predicts Hemorrhagic Transformation Risk After Thrombectomy in Basilar Artery Stroke

1Adrien Guenego, 1Michel Piotin, 2Franny Hulscher, 3Robert Fahed 1Fondation Rothschild Hospital, Paris, France; 2Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium; 3The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada   Background: Hemorrhagic transformation (HT) is a classical complication after thrombectomy for ischemic stroke and is often associated with clinical deterioration and poor clinical outcome. Few studies analyzed its impact and prevalence…

Options for Interventional Radiology in Patients Experiencing Neuropathic Chronic Pain

1Nadia Hussain, 1Amira S.A.Said, 2Amal Hussain Ibrahim Al Haddad 1Al Ain University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates; 2Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Center, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates   Background: Procedures using Interventional radiology procedures are gaining more acceptance in being used to mitigate neuropathic chronic pain. are being increasingly used to mitigate chronic pain. In…

Bypassing the Difficult Road: Percutaneous Embolization of an Orbital AVF

1Karthikeyan Muthugounder Athiyappan, 1Mathew Cherian, 1Pankaj Mehta, 1Santhosh Poyyamoli, 1Nikhil Handihal Reddy, 1Akhil Monga 1Kovai Medical Centre, Coimbatore, India   Case Report: Intra-orbital arteriovenous fistulae (AVF) are very rare and can have signs and symptoms similar to carotico-cavernous fistula which needs to be differentiated accurately for appropriate treatment. Intra orbital AVF is commonly treated by…

Ruptured Middle Cerebral Artery Bifurcation Aneurysm Presented with Intracerebral Hematoma without Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Normotensive Patient: Case Report

1Hamzeh Alqudah 1King Hussein Medical Center, Amman, Jordan   Case Report: Abstract: Ruptured intracranial aneurysm usually manifests as subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), Aneurysms that only present with intracerebral hematoma  are mostly confined to the terminal branches   . Intracerebral hematoma (ICH) mainly  caused by bleeding within the brain tissue itself , ICH is most commonly caused by…