Awareness of Interventional Radiology Treatment Options for Chronic Venous Insufficiency in Saudi Arabia

1Meshael Alreshidi, 2Alshammari, Amirah Eid S, 2Mohammad Altraifi, 2Aljoharah Alwajaan, 2Nouf Alghris, 2Elaf Altebainawi, 2Afnan Alshammari, 2Saleh Alammari, 3Ibrahim Alrashidi 1King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; 2University of Hail, Hail, Saudi Arabia; 3, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Background: Chronic venous insufficiency is a common medical condition in Saudi Arabia. Interventional…

Efficacy of Intra: Arterial Lidocaine Administration on Pain and Inflammatory Response After Uterine Artery Embolization (Uae) for Symptomatic Fibroid

1Abdulrahman Al Qahtani, 1Man-Deuk Kim 1Severance Hospita-Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea Background: To investigate the efficacy of intra-arterial lidocaine injection for pain control and inflammatory response, after uterine artery embolization (UAE) Material(s) and Method(s): 41 patients who underwent UAE . 18 patients (control group) underwent UAE without lidocaine; 23 patients (Lidocaine group), 5 mL (…

Temporal and Geospatial Variations Among the Interventional Radiology Physician Workforce in the United States

1Tushar Garg, 2Suryansh Bajaj, 3Michael Jacob Dayan, 4Mikhail Silk, 5Osman Ahmed, 3Vibhor Wadhwa 1Seth Gs Medical College & Kem Hospital, Mumbai, India; 2Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India; 3Newyork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, United States; 4Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, United States; 5University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, United States Background:…

Social Media in Interventional Radiology: Evaluation of Residency Applicant Perspective and Twitter Activity of Training Programs

1Tushar Garg, 2Isaac Levine, 2Sidhartha Tavri 1Seth Gs Medical College & Kem Hospital, Mumbai, India; 2University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, Ohio, United States Background: To understand the role of social media (SM) use by prospective Interventional Radiology trainees in their evaluation of residency programs during the 2020-21 virtual match…

Simultaneous IVC/SVC Endovascular Sharp Recanalization in a Patient with Budd-Chiari Syndrome, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Antiphospholipid Syndrome: A Case Report

2Saud Abdulaziz Alessa, 2Faisal Khalid Binshaiq, 2Abdulrahman Abdulaziz Almefleh, 1Abdulrahman Rsheed Binswilim, 1Ali Saber Rajih, 1Shaker Awad Alshehri, 1Yousof Abdulrahman Alzahrani 1King Abdulaziz Medical City and Kasch, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; 2King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Introduction: We herein report a case of BCS complicated with inferior vena cava (IVC)…

A Case Series: The Role of Interventional Radiology in Chronic Venous Leg Ulceration in Intravenous Drug Users

1Elzein Mohamed, Ahmed, 1Millar Mills, Melosa, 1Kearns, Daniel, 1Mackinnon, Tina, 1Wilton, Emma, 1Wigham, Andrew 1Oxford University Hospitals, Oxford, United Kingdom Background: Management of chronic venous ulcers in ex-intravenous drug users is complex, with significant effects on patient QOL and healthcare costs.  Although more than two-thirds of patients in a methadone treatment programme were found to…

Endovascular and Percutaneous Embolization: A Savior in Aggressive Vertebral Hemangioma

1Sai Charan P G, 1Santhosh Bharathy, 1Pawan Kumar Garg, 1Sarbesh Tiwari, 1Pushpinder Singh Khera, 1Mayank Garg 1All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, India Background: Vertebral hemangiomas are benign vascular tumors characterized by proliferation of blood vessels. They represent about 2-3% of the spinal tumors. About 1% of vertebral hemangiomas cause bone expansion with extraosseous…

Management of Migrated Renal Artery Stent

2Samir Abou Zied 1Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; 2Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt Background: Stent migration is one of the complications after endo vascular intervention. visceral stent migration into the aorta with recurrent of the symptoms requires active management Material(s) and Method(s): We represent case with renovascular hypertention treated with angioplasty…

Role of Uterine Artery Embolisation in Molar Pregnancy Bleeding

1Saad Ur Rehman, 1Alireza Barrah, 1Omran Almokhdad 1Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar Case Report: Molar pregnancy (Gestational trophoblastic disease) is an uncommon condition which can result in catastrophic PV bleeding. The mainstay of the treatment is manual evacuation, chemotherapy and surgery. We have treated 5 such cases with embolization of the uterine artery. Embolization performed…

Percutaneous Image Guided Gastrostomy Insertion in Patients with Ventriculo-Peritoneal Shunts

1Rawan Abdullah Alharbi, 1Mohammad Arabi, 1Khalid Ahmed Almasar 1King Abdulaziz Medical City, Ministry of National Guard-Health Affairs., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Background: This research attempts to retrospectively assess the safety of percutaneous image-guided gastrostomy tube in patients with VP shunts. Material(s) and Method(s): This is a retrospective study of adult and pediatric patients with VP shunts…