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Combined hepatic abscess and arterial pseudoaneurysms from blunt trauma: a case report and management strategy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7723109     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Hepatic abscess is a known complication following packing for massive liver injury. Posttraumatic hepatic arterial pseudoaneurysms are rare. The trend in management in each individual complication has been toward minimally invasive techniques. We present a case wherein the two processes occurred together and were managed safely with a transcatheter approach.
Authors:
J T Owings; S J Lengle
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of trauma     Volume:  38     ISSN:  0022-5282     ISO Abbreviation:  J Trauma     Publication Date:  1995 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-05-23     Completed Date:  1995-05-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376373     Medline TA:  J Trauma     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  634-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, University of California-Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aneurysm, False / complications,  etiology*,  radiography,  surgery*
Embolization, Therapeutic / adverse effects
Female
Hepatic Artery*
Humans
Liver / injuries*,  radiography
Liver Abscess / complications,  etiology*,  surgery
Liver Diseases / therapy
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Wounds, Nonpenetrating / complications*,  radiography

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