1242 - yttrium-90 microsphere radioembolisation to embolise the microvasculature of hepatic primary and secondary cancers

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Application Detail



Description of Medical Service

Trans-femoral catheterization of the hepatic artery to administer Y90-microspheres™ to embolise the microvasculature of hepatic metastases which are secondary to the liver or primary liver cancer.

Description of Medical Condition

The Y90-Microspheres™ device is indicated for treatment of advanced liver cancer that is not amenable to surgical resection or regional ablation for cure.

Reason for Application


Medical Service Type


Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

Associated Documentation

Application Form


PICO Confirmation

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Final Protocol (Word 1315 KB)

Assessment Report


Public Summary Document



12 to 13 April 2012
16 to 17 August 2012