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Atraumatic splenic rupture cases presenting with hemorrhagic shock and coagulopathy treated by splenic artery occlusion using a microballoon catheter before splenectomy

Yosuke Matsumura, Junichi Matsumoto, Takeo Kurita, Taku Oshima, Noriyuki Hattori, Takayuki Toma, William Arthur Teeter and Shigeto Oda.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Interventional Radiology. 1282 words.

Atraumatic splenic rupture (ASR) is an uncommon pathologic condition in which bleeding from the spleen occurs for a variety of nontraumatic reasons. While the current trend in traumatic...

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Emphysematous cholecystitis successfully treated by laparoscopic surgery

Hideki Katagiri, Yasuo Yoshinaga, Yukihiro Kanda and Ken Mizokami.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery; Interventional Radiology. 665 words.

Emphysematous cholecystitis (EC) is an uncommon variant of acute cholecystitis, which is caused by secondary infection of the gallbladder wall with gas-forming organisms. The mortality rate...

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Epithelioid angiosarcoma: Use of angiographic embolisation and radiotherapy to control recurrent haemorrhage

WA Barber, P Scriven, D Turner, D Hughes and D Wyld.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Interventional Radiology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. 1126 words.

Epithelioid angiosarcoma is a rare, highly malignant tumour with a poor prognosis. We present the case of a 75 year old man who underwent an incision biopsy to diagnose the soft tissue...

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Successful embolization of vulval varices arising from the external pudendal vein

Muhammad I. Aslam, Susannah M. Flexer, Rodrego Figueiredo, Hamdy Y. Ashour and Vish Bhattacharya.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

February 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Vascular Surgery; Interventional Radiology. 1077 words.

Varicose veins in the vulvar and peri-vulvar area are seen in 4% of women and most commonly seen during pregnancy. It is thought to be as a direct result of the presence of ovarian and...

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