All About Percutaneous Biliary Drainage in Unresectable Cholangiocarcinoma

All About Percutaneous Biliary Drainage in Unresectable Cholangiocarcinoma Mihai Ranete1,2, Mugur Grasu1,2, Radu Dumitru1,2, Gina Rusu1, Mihai Toma1, Ioana G. Lupescu1,2 Corresponding author: Mihai Ranete, MD  E-mail: ranete.mihai@gmail.com 1Department of Radiology, Medical Imaging and Interventional Radiology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania 2“Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania ABSTRACT Purpose: The aim of this study is to describe the role of the percutaneous biliary drainage (PTBD) in the managament of patients with hepatic cholangiocarcinoma (CC) and also to assess outcomes and complications after PTBD procedures. Methods and Materials: 225 consecutive patients with biliary obstruction managed by PTBD were [...]