Treatment of hypertension from renal artery entrapment by percutaneous CT-Guided botulinum toxin injection into Diaphragmatic crus as alternative to surgery and stenting


Bilici A., KARÇAALTINCABA M. , Ilica A. T. , Bukte Y., Senol A.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY, vol.189, no.3, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 189 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.2214/ajr.07.2355
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY

Abstract

OBJECTIVE. Our objective was to describe the technique and outcome of CT-guided injection of botulinum toxin into the diaphragmatic crus in a patient with hypertension caused by left diaphragmatic crus compression of the left renal artery.