Glue or onyx: A guide to choice – tips and techniques

Enrico Maria Fumarola, Anna Maria Ierardi, Filippo Piacentino, Gianpaolo Carrafiello

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Glue and Onyx are two liquid embolic agents. They have different characteristics and applications, so it is essential to know how to choose between them. The main aims of this article are to describe the principles and features of these embolic agents, to highlight the advantages and limitations of both the materials, and to provide optimal indications of each agent during endovascular arterial embolization procedures.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-39
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Endovascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2020


  • Embolization
  • Ethylene-vinyl Alcohol Copolymer
  • EVOH
  • Glue
  • NBCA
  • Onyx
  • Techniques

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Surgery


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