Percutaneous endobiliary radiofrequency ablation for refractory benign hepaticojejunostomy and biliary strictures.

Ozdemir M., Kucukay F., Ozdemir F. A. E., Acu R., Tola M., Yurdakul M.

Diagnostic and interventional imaging, vol.99, no.9, pp.555-560, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 99 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.diii.2018.02.006
  • Journal Name: Diagnostic and interventional imaging
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.555-560
  • Keywords: Interventional radiology, Benin biliary stricture, Endobiliary intervention, Radiofrequency ablation, BALLOON DILATION, OBSTRUCTION, INJURY, SAFE
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: The objective of this study was to determine the safety and efficacy of percutaneous endobiliary radiofrequency ablation (ERFA) and balloon dilation for the treatment of hepaticojejunostomy (HJ) strictures resistant to surgery and/or other interventions.