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Transcatheter embolization of a renal artery pseudoaneurysm after open partial nephrectomy.
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PMID:  21752348     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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Twelve days after an open partial nephrectomy, a 31-year-old man was re-admitted urgently for acute lumbar pain. An emergent helical computed tomography scan with intravenous contrast revealed a 3-cm renal artery pseudoaneurysm at the site of the partial nephrectomy, which was responsible for a large perirenal hematoma. Transarterial hyperselective embolization successfully occluded the pseudoaneurysm with less than 1 mL of N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate, an embolizing agent less costly than coils. The kidney parenchyma was fully preserved.
Authors:
Boris Guiu; Isabelle Kermarrec; Sylvain Ladoire; Luc Cormier; Frédéric Ricolfi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-7-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1879-1883     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Jul 
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Created Date:  2011-7-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  0370473     Medline TA:  Am J Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
University of Burgundy, INSERM U866, Dijon, France; CHU (University Hospital), Department of Radiology, 2 Boulevard Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, BP 77908, F-21079 Dijon, France.
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