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What is Interventional

Interventional Radiology (IR) applies medical imaging to assist doctors to diganose and treat issues related to blood and lymph vessels within the body.

Prostate Artery Embolization

Prostate Artery Embolization is one way to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), an enlargement of the prostate, a common condition among men over 45 years of age.


How it Works

For this procedure, an interventional radiologist inserts a hollow wire into the artery in the leg and maneuvers it to the arteries that only supply the prostate. The radiologist injects tiny microspheres to slow or stop blood flow to the prostate, which can cause it to shrink or soften. (2019). BPH

RP Houston

Radiology Partners Houston is a division of Singleton Associates, PA, a leader in the Texas imaging market, and provides exceptional, high quality, compassionate care throughout Texas. Radiology Partners Houston offers highly specialized experience in every facet of radiology, utilizing current and progressive protocols with the most innovative techniques for diagnostic imaging and therapeutic intervention.

Radiology Partners Houston

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Physician Support: (713) 242-4046

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