Home > Riviste > International Angiology > Fascicoli precedenti > International Angiology 2008 October;27(5) > International Angiology 2008 October;27(5):442-3

ULTIMO FASCICOLO
 

JOURNAL TOOLS

eTOC
Per abbonarsi PROMO
Sottometti un articolo
Segnala alla tua biblioteca
 

ARTICLE TOOLS

Estratti
Permessi

 

Case reports   

International Angiology 2008 October;27(5):442-3

Copyright © 2008 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

lingua: Inglese

Blind on table internal iliac artery embolization in severe post partum hemorrhage: a case report

Koutsias S. 1, Lialios G. 2, Kouritas V. 1, Sourlas D. 2, Giannoukas A. 1, Messinis I. 2

1 Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Larissa, Larissa, Greece 2 Department of Obstetric and Gynecology, University Hospital of Larissa, Larissa, Greece


PDF


A case of a woman that had been transferred to our hospital in hemorrhagic shock secondary to post partum hemorrhage due to uterine atony, automatic abortion and extended vaginal lacerations has been described. Subtotal hysterectomy had already been performed but failed to control bleeding. The authors performed on table blind embolisation of internal iliac arteries in order to control hemorrhage as a life-saving procedure that was successful.

inizio pagina