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Interventional Radiology: Chemoembolization: What to expect and how to prepare

Interventional Radiology: Chemoembolization: What to expect and how to prepare
Abstract

This handout explains lchemoembolization, a treatment for cancer that is most often used to treat people with liver cancer. The procedure delivers chemotherapy drugs straight into a liver tumor. The handout includes how to prepare for the procedure, what to expect during and after the procedure, and follow-up care.

Author
Interventional Radiology
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2004
Revision Date
06/2021
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General Subject
Cancer
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject/Keyword
Chemotherapy
Interventional Radiology
Liver Cancer
Languages
English
Record ID
3015