Document Detail


Large duodenal hematoma associated with transcatheter arterial embolization following endoscopic hemostasis in a cirrhosis patient: Case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22287407     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
To date, there has been no report on duodenal intramural hematoma following transcatheter arterial embolization in bleeding duodenal ulcer refractory to endoscopic hemostasis. We experienced a case of obstructive cholangitis and pancreatitis secondary to duodenal intramural hematoma associated with transcatheter arterial embolization, following endoscopic hemostatic procedures for a bleeding duodenal ulcer in a patient with cirrhosis. The patient was successfully treated with percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage. We suggest that transcatheter arterial embolization can be a cause of duodenal intramural hematoma, and that percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage, rather than surgical intervention, can be useful in the treatment of biliary or pancreatic obstruction secondary to duodenal intramural hematoma, especially in patients with bleeding diathesis.
Authors:
Moon Won; Park Mi Jung; Park Seun Ja; Park Moo In; Jang Lee LA; Jung Gyoo Sik
Related Documents :
14985077 - Aging-related induction of inducible nitric oxide synthase is vasculo-protective to the...
2036097 - Antihypertensive treatment and vessel wall properties of large arteries.
16414387 - Decreased wall shear stress in the common carotid artery of patients with peripheral ar...
8216437 - Studies on the reduction of aortic calcification by alkali citrates in an ex vivo tissu...
17031727 - Right gastric artery embolization prior to treatment with yttrium-90 microspheres.
11673147 - Case report: off-pump total myocardial revascularization for dextrocardia and situs inv...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1300-4948     ISO Abbreviation:  Turk J Gastroenterol     Publication Date:  2011 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-01-30     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9515841     Medline TA:  Turk J Gastroenterol     Country:  Turkey    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  612-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Kosin University College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Busan, Republic of Korea. moonone70@hanmail.net.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Serum iron parameters in cirrhosis and chronic hepatitis: Detailed description.
Next Document:  Extra-gastrointestinal stromal tumor presenting as a surgical emergency.