Dallas Woman Searches for Relief from Fibroids Meet Ms. Ruby, a 46-year-old woman who has suffered terrible symptoms with her periods for years. Her flow was so heavy she was going through two full packs of pads with each cycle. She was experiencing severe cramping and pain. She also suffered from pelvic pressure, back pain, … Continue reading Finding the Best Dallas Fibroid Doctors: Ms. Ruby’s Story
Did you know that interventional radiologists—like the doctors at Precision VIR—are playing a huge role in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)? An article on Star2.com explains how radiologists are increasing survival rates at different stages of HCC. Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE), a leading treatment for HCC, is traditionally recommended only for intermediate stage liver cancer according … Continue reading Interventional Radiologists Treating Liver Cancer
Do you know your BMI (Body Mass Index)? Your cholesterol count? Your blood pressure? If not, you may not be visiting your doctor often enough. An article on well-beingsecrets.com gives 30 reasons why Americans should be visiting their doctors more often than they currently do, and that includes your vein doctor. Here are some of … Continue reading Why Visit Your Vein Doctor More Often?
The inferior vena cava (IVC) is a large vein in the middle of the abdomen. The IVC returns blood from your lower body to your heart. IVC filters are “baskets” that are made of many wires (see picture). The filter can be inserted into the IVC through a small hole in a vein in the … Continue reading IVC Filter Placement and Retrievals
Introduction The causes of chronic pelvic pain are varied, but are often associated with the presence of ovarian and pelvic varicose veins. Pelvic congestion syndrome is similar to varicose veins in the legs. In both cases, the valves in the veins that help return blood to the heart against gravity become weakened and don’t close … Continue reading Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
Introduction Precision Vascular & Interventional offers new and expanded opportunities to investigate cancer therapies that use imaging technology to diagnose and treat localized cancers in ways that are precisely targeted and minimally or non-invasive. By use of advanced imaging technologies located at the Clinical Center, including cutting-edge magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), positron emission tomography (PET), … Continue reading Interventional Oncology