An alternative technique of the superselective catheterization of the ophthalmic artery for intra-arterial chemotherapy of the retinoblastoma: retrograde approach through the posterior communicating artery to the ophthalmic artery


Saglam M. , Sarici A., ANAGNOSTAKOU V., YILDIZ B., Kocer N., Islak C., ...More

NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.56, no.9, pp.751-754, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00234-014-1388-1
  • Title of Journal : NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.751-754

Abstract

Superselective intra-arterial chemotherapy (IAC) in retinoblastoma has recently become a popular treatment option. In this study, we purposed to investigate the effectiveness of the technique of "retrograde approach through the posterior communicating artery to the ophthalmic artery (OA)" for IAC.