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Special compression sutures: a new surgical technique to achieve a quick decrease in shunt volume caused by diffuse hemangiomatosis of the liver.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9880718     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A new surgical technique for the management of shunting liver hemangiomas that otherwise would rapidly lead to intractable cardiac failure is presented. Rapid, significant reduction of shunt volume was achieved surgically by transhepatic compression sutures using PTFE pledgets and selective ligation of a large feeding vessel from the right hepatic artery.
Authors:
A M Rokitansky; R J Jakl; H Göpfrich; P Voitl; W Anzböck; M Wassipaul; M Sacher; W Hruby
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric surgery international     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0179-0358     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Surg. Int.     Publication Date:  1998 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-01-29     Completed Date:  1999-01-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8609169     Medline TA:  Pediatr Surg Int     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  119-21     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatric Surgery, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Paediatric Surgery Research, Vienna, Austria.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Constriction
Hemangioma / surgery*
Humans
Infant
Liver Neoplasms / surgery*
Male
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / surgery*
Polytetrafluoroethylene
Suture Techniques*
Sutures
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
9002-84-0/Polytetrafluoroethylene

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