Embolization of a pseudo aneurism of the cystic artery secondary to acute cholecystitis

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DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20453/rmh.v34i4.5149

Keywords:

Aneurysm false, cholecystitis, therapeutic embolization, hemobilia.

Abstract

We present the case of a 55-year-old male patient with a history of acute cholecystitis who presented during his hospitalization haemobilia due to a pseudoaneurysm of the cystic artery. Embolectomy of the cystic artery with polyvinyl alcohol microparticles was performed stopping the bleeding.

Published

2023-12-20

How to Cite

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Ramírez E, Rosazza K. Embolization of a pseudo aneurism of the cystic artery secondary to acute cholecystitis. Rev Med Hered [Internet]. 2023 Dec. 20 [cited 2024 Apr. 19];34(4):223-7. Available from: https://revistas.upch.edu.pe/index.php/RMH/article/view/5149