Semin intervent Radiol 2006; 23(2): 119-125
DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-941442
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Complications of Hepatic Chemoembolization

Timothy W.I Clark1
  • 1Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York
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Publication Date:
16 May 2006 (online)


Transarterial hepatic chemoembolization continues to evolve as an integral therapy for unresectable primary and secondary liver tumors. Despite relatively low morbidity, major complications may be seen. This article provides an overview of the spectrum of vascular and nonvascular complications related to this therapy.


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Timothy W.I ClarkM.D. 

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