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Haemobilia: a rare cause of gastrointestinal bleeding.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22166701     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Iatrogenic injury to hepatic duct leading to pseudoaneurysm and haemobilia can occur following laparoscopic cholecystectomy. We report a case of a 60 years old man presenting with haematemesis found to have pseudoaneurysm of accessory hepatic artery 4 months after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Diagnosis was made by computed tomography (CT) scan followed by celiac and mesenteric artery angiogram. The bleeding was successfully treated with coil embolization.
Authors:
Lubna Kamani; S M Faisal Mosharraf; Tanveer-Ul-Haq; Hasnain Ali Shah
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1681-7168     ISO Abbreviation:  J Coll Physicians Surg Pak     Publication Date:  2011 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9606447     Medline TA:  J Coll Physicians Surg Pak     Country:  Pakistan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  766-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Gastroenterology Section, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.
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