Interventional Radiologists Treating Liver Cancer


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

Pelvic Congestion Syndrome


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

Interventional Oncology


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