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…

Ischemic Stroke Post Transarterial Chemoembolization in a Patient with Pulmonary Sequestration

1Almamoon I. Justaniah, 2Mohamed A. Omar, 2Hassan Aljaziri, 2Abdulaziz M. Tashkandi 1King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; 2King Abdullah Medical City, Makkah, Saudi Arabia   Purpose: To present a case of ischemic stroke post transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) in patient with right to left shunt due to pulmonary sequestration. Material(s) and Method(s):…

Outcome Comparisons of Transarterial Embolization with or without Particulate Embolic Agent for Giant Liver Hemangioma

1Gabriela Enneria Sibarani, Md, 1Prijo Sidipratomo, 1Sahat B.R.E. Matondang, 1Jacub Pandelaki 1Division of Interventional Radiology and Cardiovascular, Department of Radiology Cipto Mangunkusumo National Central General Hospital, Universitas Indonesia, Special Capital Region of Jakarta, Indonesia   Background: Liver hemangioma is the most commonly benign, mostly asymptomatic, and incidentally diagnosed liver tumor. When presented with size larger…

Rare Case of Congenital Iliofemoral Hypoplasia Discovered During Workup for Mitral Valve Replacement

1Husameddin El Khudari, 1Manuel Betancourt-Torres 1University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, United States   Case Report: A 70 year-old-female patient with a history of atrial fibrillation, mitral valve replacement, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, hypothyroidism, and TIAs. The patient was admitted to our institution with a posterior cerebral artery infarct. An echocardiogram from the outside hospital revealed a…

Perception of Interventional Radiology Among Jazan Medical Students: assessment of Knowledge and Career Intentions

4Salha Mohammed Bahkali, 2Ali Hussain Ali Alharbi, 3Fatimah Hussain Kamili, 1Ibrahim Alrashidi 1Prince Sultan Medical Military City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; 2Jazan University, Jazan, Saudi Arabia; 3King Fahad Central Hospital, Jazan, Saudi Arabia; 4General Hospital, Jazan, Saudi Arabia   Background: We aimed to conduct a survey among medical students of Jazan University to explore their knowledge…

Awareness of Interventional Radiology Among Riyadh Medical Students in Clinical and Pre: Clinical Years

1Mohammad Alshammri, 1Mohammed, 1Nada Alharthi, 1Noura Albdaya, 1Samar Alanazi, 1Hanan Alruwaybiah 1Imam Muhammad Bin Saud Islamic University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia   Background: To assess the level of interventional radiology knowledge among medical students, and compare it between undergraduate students in pre-clinical and clinical years in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Methods and Materials: A…