Intramuscular hemangioma treated by endovascular embolization and subsequent resection


Recurrent intramuscular hemangioma is refractive to surgical treatment shown by transfemoral angiography and treated by direct puncture and embolization using OnyxTM as preparation for repeat surgery.

Postoperative histology confirmed intramuscular cavernous hemangioma.

Case courtesy of Prof. Rene Chapot and Dr. Hannes Nordmeyer (Alfried-Krupp-Krankenhaus, Essen, Germany).