Role of Intervention Radiology in Renal Vascular Injuries

S. Hussein, Rasha ; Amr Ahmed Hanafy Mahmoud Abdelkader ; Karim Ahmed Abd El-Tawab ; Sameh Mohamed Abd EL Wahab 


Background: Trans-catheter renal artery embolization has a role in the management of iatrogenic and traumatic renal vascular injuries. Objective: To assess the technical success and short term clinical efficacy of renal artery Embolization in patients with iatrogenic and traumatic renal vascular injuries. Methodology: All cases were done at interventional radiology unit Ain Shams University. Conclusion: Renal artery embolization plays a great role in the management and treatment of renal vascular injuries either traumatic or iatrogenic.

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Keywords Renal vascular injuries, Renal artery embolization (RAE), Renal Pseudo-aneurysm, Renal Arterio-venous fistula (AVF).
Issue Date Oct-2017
Journal The Egyptian Journal of Hospital Medicine 
DOI DOI: 10.12816/0040110

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