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Title: An Ice Block: A Novel Technique of Successful Prevention of Cement Leakage Using an Ice Ball

Abstract

We report three cases of painful bone metastases with extraosseous invasion treated with cementoplasty and cryoablation. Due to significant cortical loss in all cases, the ice ball was used simultaneously during cementoplasty to deter potential cement leakage. This was achieved by direct application of the ice ball against the cortical surface, resulting in adequate consolidation and successful containment of the cement within the treated bones. To the authors’ knowledge, this is the first report to describe such a combined technique.

Authors:
; ;  [1]
  1. Hôpital Universitaire de Strasbourg, Service d’Imagerie Interventionnelle (France)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22469997
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 38; Journal Issue: 2; Conference: BSIR 2014: Britisch Society of Interventional Radiology 2014 annual meeting, Liverpool (United Kingdom), 12-14 Nov 2014; Other Information: Copyright (c) 2015 Springer Science+Business Media New York and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE); http://www.springer-ny.com; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA); Journal ID: ISSN 0174-1551
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
62 RADIOLOGY AND NUCLEAR MEDICINE; BIOMEDICAL RADIOGRAPHY; CONTAINMENT; ICE; LEAKS; METASTASES; SKELETON

Citation Formats

Uri, Ishaq Fahmi, E-mail: uri.isaac@gmail.com, Garnon, Julien, Tsoumakidou, Georgia, and Gangi, Afshin. An Ice Block: A Novel Technique of Successful Prevention of Cement Leakage Using an Ice Ball. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1007/S00270-014-0991-1.
Uri, Ishaq Fahmi, E-mail: uri.isaac@gmail.com, Garnon, Julien, Tsoumakidou, Georgia, & Gangi, Afshin. An Ice Block: A Novel Technique of Successful Prevention of Cement Leakage Using an Ice Ball. United States. doi:10.1007/S00270-014-0991-1.
Uri, Ishaq Fahmi, E-mail: uri.isaac@gmail.com, Garnon, Julien, Tsoumakidou, Georgia, and Gangi, Afshin. Wed . "An Ice Block: A Novel Technique of Successful Prevention of Cement Leakage Using an Ice Ball". United States. doi:10.1007/S00270-014-0991-1.
@article{osti_22469997,
title = {An Ice Block: A Novel Technique of Successful Prevention of Cement Leakage Using an Ice Ball},
author = {Uri, Ishaq Fahmi, E-mail: uri.isaac@gmail.com and Garnon, Julien and Tsoumakidou, Georgia and Gangi, Afshin},
abstractNote = {We report three cases of painful bone metastases with extraosseous invasion treated with cementoplasty and cryoablation. Due to significant cortical loss in all cases, the ice ball was used simultaneously during cementoplasty to deter potential cement leakage. This was achieved by direct application of the ice ball against the cortical surface, resulting in adequate consolidation and successful containment of the cement within the treated bones. To the authors’ knowledge, this is the first report to describe such a combined technique.},
doi = {10.1007/S00270-014-0991-1},
journal = {Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology},
issn = {0174-1551},
number = 2,
volume = 38,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {4}
}