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      We offer a multi-disciplinary referral service to veterinary surgeons across the UK. We accept emergency referrals 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Small Animal Referral Hospital Interventional Radiology

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Interventional Radiology

Interventional radiology (IR) is a term used to describe minimally invasive procedures, performed using image guidance and accessed through natural body orifices (e.g. the airways or urinary system) or blood vessels. Most often, these procedures are performed using fluoroscopic guidance, but a combination of endoscopy, ultrasound and fluoroscopy are sometimes used, with high-quality rendered CT scans involved in planning and assessment. On occasion, hybrid procedures (including the combined use of fluoroscopy and open surgery) are also performed.  

As one of the only centres in the UK to offer the full spectrum of interventional procedures (including hybrid procedures), our uniquely experienced IR team can offer the following interventions. 

Cardiac Interventions – patent ductus arteriosus, valve stenosis and cardiac neoplasia 

Vascular Procedures – relief of obstruction caused by neoplasia or thrombosis, closure of arteriovenous malformations and portosystemic shunt attenuation and intra-arterial chemotherapy for hepatic, prostatic and nasal tumours, amongst others  

Respiratory Interventions – tracheal or bronchial stenting 

Urinary interventions – subcutaneous ureteral bypass devices, urethral stents for lower urinary obstructions and ectopic ureter lasering 

For case examples, see our Case Reports section. If you would like to discuss a case or for an estimate of costs, please email us at IRteam@langfordvets.co.uk.

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