Interventional Radiology is a sub specialty of radiology in which minimally invasive procedures are performed using image guidance. Some of these procedures are done for purely diagnostic purposes (for example, Angiography), while others are done for treatment purposes
Drainage of Liver abscess, abdominal collections.
Biliary drainage and stenting in Obstructive Jaundice.
Drainage of Infected collections in Acute Pancreatitis.
Embolization in gastrointestinal Bleeding.
Angioplasty of Budd- Chiari Syndrome / IVC occlusion.
Trans-jugular Intrahepatic porto-systemic shunt (TIPSS)- in cirrhosis with severe bleeding or ascites.