Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 19--22

Percutaneous transhepatic embolization of biliary leakage with N-butyl cyanoacrylate


Gianpaolo Carrafiello, Anna Maria Ierardi, Filippo Piacentino, Larissa N Cardim 
 Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy

Correspondence Address:
Gianpaolo Carrafiello
Viale Borri, 57 Varese (VA), 21100
Italy

Biliary leakage is a known complication after biliary surgery. In this report, we describe an uncommon treatment of a common biliary complication, wherein we used percutaneous transhepatic injection of N-butyl cyanoacrylate (NBCA) to treat a biliary leak in an 83-year-old patient.


How to cite this article:
Carrafiello G, Ierardi AM, Piacentino F, Cardim LN. Percutaneous transhepatic embolization of biliary leakage with N-butyl cyanoacrylate.Indian J Radiol Imaging 2012;22:19-22


How to cite this URL:
Carrafiello G, Ierardi AM, Piacentino F, Cardim LN. Percutaneous transhepatic embolization of biliary leakage with N-butyl cyanoacrylate. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2012 [cited 2019 Sep 15 ];22:19-22
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