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Management of hemobilia with transarterial angiographic embolization: report of one case.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12041625     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A nine-year-old girl who developed life threatening hemobilia after blunt abdominal trauma was successfully managed by embolization of the hepatic artery aneurysm. However, biliary fistula persisted and subcapsular liver abscess occurred after the endoscopic sphincterotomy and the placement of a nasobiliary drain for bile leakage. Debridement of the abscess and insertion of a drain tube eventually cured the event. The relevant literature is reviewed and the management of the hemobilia is discussed.
Authors:
Beng-Huat Lau; Jing-Sheng Lee; Tseng-Chen Sung; Ming-Lun Yeh; Ta-Nien Lu; Cheuk-Kay Sun
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica Taiwanica = Taiwan er ke yi xue hui za zhi     Volume:  43     ISSN:  1608-8115     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr Taiwan     Publication Date:    2002 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-06-03     Completed Date:  2002-06-12     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100958202     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr Taiwan     Country:  China (Republic : 1949-)    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  96-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, Shin Kong Wu-Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. laukawei85@yahoo.com.tw
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abdominal Injuries / complications
Aneurysm / therapy
Child
Embolization, Therapeutic*
Female
Hemobilia / therapy*
Hepatic Artery / radiography
Humans
Wounds, Nonpenetrating / complications

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