Radiation cholecystitis-A case report after Yttrium-90 microsphere therapy

Christopher Cao, Tristan D. Yan, Tina Baillie, Lourens Bester*

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Radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres has long been recognized as a viable treatment option for a variety of hepatic tumours. However, there is a paucity of data on biliary complications that can result from this procedure. We hereby describe a case report of a patient who experienced persistent right upper quadrant abdominal pain after radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres in our institution.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)73-74
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Radiology Extra
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2009
Externally publishedYes

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