Article Abstract

Use of angioembolization in urology: a review

Authors: Kirkpatrick B. Fergus, Nima Baradaran, Anas Tresh, Miles B. Conrad, Benjamin N. Breyer

Abstract

This review discusses current and developing indications for angioembolization (AE) techniques in urology cases, including trauma and non-trauma uses for kidney, prostate, and bladder conditions. AE methods, complications and technical and clinical outcomes are outlined for each indication for the purpose of aiding urologists in selecting ideal candidates for this procedure.