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Gastroduodenal artery pseudoaneurysm associated with hemosuccus pancreaticus and obstructive jaundice.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17634764     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 42-year-old male was admitted with recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding and new-onset jaundice. Computed tomography showed a persistent gastroduodenal artery pseudoaneurysm and dilated intrahepatic and extrahepatic ducts consistent with obstructive jaundice. This patient had two previous coil embolizations, which failed to prevent recurrent bleeding. The patient underwent pancreaticoduodenectomy for definitive treatment of his pseudoaneurysm. We report this case and review the literature.
Authors:
Jaime L Bohl; Lesly A Dossett; Ana M Grau
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2007-07-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1091-255X     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Gastrointest. Surg.     Publication Date:  2007 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-11-16     Completed Date:  2008-03-06     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9706084     Medline TA:  J Gastrointest Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1752-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232-6860, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aneurysm, False / complications*
Bile Ducts, Extrahepatic / pathology
Bile Ducts, Intrahepatic / pathology
Dilatation, Pathologic
Duodenum / blood supply*
Embolization, Therapeutic
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / etiology*
Humans
Jaundice, Obstructive / complications*
Male
Pancreatic Ducts*
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Recurrence
Stomach / blood supply*

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