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Peripheral Artery Disease, VIR_chicago

Peripheral Artery Disease and What are the Treatment Options

What is Peripheral Artery Disease? Peripheral artery disease or P.A.D. is a disease that deals with the blocked blood vessel. Plaque, consisting of calcium, cholesterol, fat, fibrous tissues, and other particles in the blood build up in the arteries that carry blood to the head, limbs, and other or ..Read More

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VIRChicago is proud to introduce our new website designed to better serve our patients and provide easier to find information about common procedures. VIRChicago is also now on social media; follow us on Facebook and on Twitter.

Liver Tumor Treatment

An exciting new liver cancer treatment offered by our group is Yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for liver tumors. A tiny catheter is threaded into the liver artery, then microscopic glass beads impregnated with a highly radioactive element are injected into the liver tumors, giving them a higher dose ..Read More

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Interventional radiology techniques are quickly becoming standard therapies for cancer treatment. An arsenal of tools has become integral to tumor diagnosis, treatment, pain control and palliation for our interventional radiologist team in Illinois.For liver cancer treatments, chemoembolization offe ..Read More