Maxim Itkin

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Associate Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Staff, Department of Radiology, Pennsylvania Hospital
Active Staff, Department of Medical Imaging, Penn Presybterian Medical Center
Attending Staff, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Staff Radiologist, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Director, HUP/CHOP center for lymphatic imaging and interventions
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Interventional Radiology, 1 Silverstein
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-7892
Fax: (215) 615 3545
MD (Medicine)
Moscow Medical Stomatology Institute, Faculty of General Medicine, 1989.
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Description of Research Expertise

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portocaval shunt
Hemodialysis access
Novel tumor ablation technique

Description of Itmat Expertise

Lymphatic imaging and interventions

Selected Publications

Maxim Itkin : Imaging and the Therapeutic Intervention of Lymphatic Flow Disorders in Children. Pediatric Interventional Radiology with Surgical Correlations 2018.

Maxim Itkin: MR Lymphangiogram and lymphatic embolization in treatment of pulmonary complication of lymphatic anomalies. Seminars in Interventional Radiology in print 2017.

Maxim Itkin, John Kucharchik: Thoracic Duct Embolization (TDE) in managing the chylothorax Operative Thoracic Surgery 6e edition 2017.

Maxim Itkin: Endovascular Catheter-based Management of Chylous Effusions. Lymphedema, 2nd edition in print 2017.

Maxim Itkin: Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions. Intervenonal Radiology Compendium: An Introductory Guide to IR in print 2017.

Jill Savla, Maxim Itkin, MDb; Joseph W. Rossano,; Yoav Dori, MD, PhD : Postoperative Chylothorax in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: Innovations in Diagnosis and Treatment. JACC Page: in print, 2017.

Maxim Itkin: Introduction to Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions. Techniques in Vascular and Interventional Radiology Page: 245–246, November 2016.

Maxim Itkin: Invited commentary "Lymphatic (forgotten) circulation has to be rediscovered. Radiographics November 2016.

Maxim Itkin: Interventional Treatment of Pulmonary Lymphatic Anomalies. Techniques in Vascular and Interventional Radiology Page: 299–304, November 2016.

Michael Hsu, Maxim Itkin: Lymphatic Anatomy. Techniques in Vascular and Interventional Radiology Page: 247–254, November 2016.

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Last updated: 01/04/2017
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