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An unusual complication following total hip arthroplasty: median circumflex femoral artery pseudoaneurysm.
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PMID:  24643110     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of a pseudoaneurysm of the medial circumflex femoral artery that presented 4 months following cementless left total hip arthroplasty (THA). A successful embolization was achieved using super-selective catheterization and coil embolization. Arterial complications associated with THA are remarkably rare. Endovascular techniques have been shown to be effective and are considered a valid alternative to conventional surgery.
Authors:
Serhat Mutlu; Olcay Güler; Adem Uçar; Mahir Mahiroğulları
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta orthopaedica et traumatologica turcica     Volume:  48     ISSN:  1017-995X     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc     Publication Date:  2014  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-03-19     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9424806     Medline TA:  Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc     Country:  Turkey    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  106-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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