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CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology

, Volume 23, Issue 5, pp 412–414 | Cite as

Re: The safe use of cetrimide and hypertonic saline for percutaneous ablation of hepatic echinococcal cysts complicated by intrabiliary rupture

  • Maurice C. Haddad
  • Said H. Huwaijah
  • Aghiad O. Al-Kutoubi
Letters to the Editor

Keywords

Hypertonic Saline Biliary Tree Sclerosing Cholangitis Percutaneous Ablation Cetrimide 
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    Meymerian E, Luttermoser GW, Frayha GJ, Schwabe CW, Prescott B (1963) Host-parasite relationships in echinococcosis: X. Laboratory evaluation of chemical scolicides as adjuncts to hydatid surgery. Ann Surg 158(2):211–215CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maurice C. Haddad
    • 1
  • Said H. Huwaijah
    • 1
  • Aghiad O. Al-Kutoubi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic RadiologyAmerican University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirutLebanon

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