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Embolization of a bleeding renal angiomyolipoma in pregnancy: case report and review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15696353     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case is described of a woman 10 weeks pregnant who had severe bleeding, secondary to a renal angiomyolipoma (AML), that was treated with embolization. Subsequent pregnancy was uneventful and she delivered a normal female infant 28 weeks after the procedure. One month after delivery, liquefaction of the AML occurred, which eventually required surgical drainage. We review and discuss AML during pregnancy, its management and post-embolization complications.
Authors:
Jose P Morales; Marios Georganas; Mohammad S Khan; Prokar Dasgupta; John F Reidy
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular and interventional radiology     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0174-1551     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol     Publication Date:    2005 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-05-10     Completed Date:  2005-06-01     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003538     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  265-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Interventional Radiology, Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital, St. Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angiomyolipoma / therapy*
Arteriovenous Malformations / therapy
Embolization, Therapeutic / methods*
Female
Hematoma / therapy
Hemorrhage / therapy*
Humans
Kidney / blood supply
Kidney Neoplasms / therapy*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications, Hematologic / therapy*
Pregnancy Complications, Neoplastic / therapy*
Pregnancy Outcome

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