Intervention Radiology

Intervention Radiology

Interventional Radiology Procedures which help in investigation, diagnosis and management of cancers include

Intervention Breast procedures are offered at Gleneagles Global Breast Centre

  • USG or CT guided biopsy of solid organ tumours / bony lesions
  • USG guided FNAC for thyroid nodules or suspicious Lymph nodes
  • USG /CT guided catheter placement- PICC line and Portacath insertion
  • Interventional Radiology services for Liver tumours
  • Percutaneous Liver Biopsy
  • Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization TACE
  • Transcatheter arterial Radioembolisation TARE
  • Radio frequency ablation RFA of liver tumours
  • Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary drainage PTBD for Jaundice
  • PTBD and biliary stenting

Interventional Radiology services for Renal Tumours

  • Biopsy of suspicious renal lesions
  • Percutaneous nephrostomy/ Stenting

Interventional Radiology services for Lung Tumours

  • Biopsy of Lung tumours
  • Pleural collection aspiration/ drainage/ pigtail or ICD insertion
  • Pleurodesis

Advanced endoscopic and colonoscopic procedures

Endoscopy/ Colonoscopy is an important test done for diagnosis, evaluation, management and follow up of most Gastro Intestinal malignancies.

The endoscopic and colonoscopic procedures offered in our Hospital for cancer care are

  • Upper GI endoscopy with Narrow band Imaging to localise doubtful/suspicious tumours
  • OGD scopy and biopsy of oesophageal/ stomach lesions
  • OGD scopy and stenting (metallic/plastic)
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Chromoendoscopy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound guided biopsy of pancreatic tumours
  • Endoscopy guided procedures for early gastric tumours- Endoscopic submucosal dissection ESD and Endoscopic mucosal Resection EMR
  • ERCP
  • ERCP and Biliary stenting for jaundice
  • Colonoscopy with biopsy of suspicious lesions
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopic polypectomy
  • Colonoscopic stenting to relieve intestinal obstruction

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