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Percutaneous arterial embolization in the management of rectus sheath hematoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17515337     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
OBJECTIVE: Spontaneous rectus sheath hematoma can become clinically relevant and necessitate hemostatic intervention. The aim of this study was to describe the efficacy of percutaneous arterial embolization in the management of this condition.
CONCLUSION: Selective transcatheter embolization is effective hemostatic treatment of patients with large, clinically relevant rectus sheath hematoma.
Jordi Rimola; Joan Perendreu; Joan Falcó; José R Fortuño; Anna Massuet; Jordi Branera
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJR. American journal of roentgenology     Volume:  188     ISSN:  1546-3141     ISO Abbreviation:  AJR Am J Roentgenol     Publication Date:  2007 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-05-22     Completed Date:  2007-06-12     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708173     Medline TA:  AJR Am J Roentgenol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  W497-502     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Radiology, UDIAT-CD, Corporació Sanitaria Parc Taulí, Sabadell, Barcelona, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Angiography, Digital Subtraction / methods*
Embolization, Therapeutic / methods*
Hematoma / radiography*,  therapy*
Middle Aged
Muscular Diseases / radiography*,  therapy*
Radiography, Interventional / methods
Rectus Abdominis / radiography*
Retrospective Studies
Treatment Outcome

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