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BMJ Case Reports 2012; doi:10.1136/bcr-2012-006239
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Hepatic pseudoaneurysm secondary to blunt trauma successfully treated with percutaneous transhepatic intervention

  1. Abduzhappar Gaipov2
  1. 1Department of Radiology, Meram School of Medicine, Konya University, Meram, Konya, Turkey
  2. 2Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Meram School of Medicine, Konya University, Meram, Konya, Turkey
  1. Correspondence to Dr Abduzhappar Gaipov, abduzhappar{at}gmail.com

Description

A 25-year-old man presented to the emergency department with haematemesis, which was occasionally repeated during the last 3 months. The patient had been severely beaten 3 months ago. Gastroscopy was performed to identify the reason of haematemesis, but we did not find any pathological condition in the upper gastrointestinal tract. Abdominal ultrasonography revealed a lesion, which seemed to be a haematoma, in the right liver lobe adjacent …

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