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Table 1 Principle IR subjects, presently

From: Awareness and knowledge of interventional radiology among medical students at an Indian institution

ConditionTreatment
Peripheral Arterial DiseaseAngioplasty and stenting
AneurysmEndovascular Repair (EVAR)
Venous Thromboembolic DiseaseCatheter-directed thrombolysis, balloon angioplasty, or stenting. Alternatively, IVC filter
Uterine FibroidsUterine artery embolization
Benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH)Prostate artery embolization
Biopsies and drainageImage-guided access using US, CT or fluoroscopy
Vascular MalformationsSclerotherapy
Interventional OncologyRadiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, chemoembolization
StrokeIntra-arterial thrombectomy treatment
Portal HypertensionTransjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) procedure