Gastroenterol Hepatol 2021 Jun 9. Epub 2021 Jun 9.
Sección de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitario Infanta Sofía,San Sebastián de los Reyes, Madrid, España.
Acta Med Okayama 2021 Aug;75(4):523-527
Department of Surgery, National Hospital Organization Nagasaki Medical Center.
Acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI) is often caused by superior mesenteric artery (SMA) embolization. We report a rare case of synchronous celiac axis and SMA embolization in an elderly woman with initially mild abdominal pain. Ultimately, a second contrast-enhanced computed tomography revealed extensive necrosis from the stomach to the transverse colon together with liver ischemia due to hours of occlusion. Read More
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2021 Sep 10. Epub 2021 Sep 10.
From the Volusia County Medical Examiner's Office, Daytona Beach, FL University of South Carolina School of Medicine Departments of Radiology Pathology, Prisma Health, Greenville, SC.
Abstract: This case report describes fatal exsanguination due to splenic artery hemorrhage into a pancreatic pseudocyst with cystogastrostomy in a 46-year-old woman. The decedent had a complicated medical history including necrotizing pancreatitis, giant pseudocyst formation after cystogastrostomy procedure, and coiling of a hemorrhagic splenic artery. While hospitalized, she underwent embolization of a ruptured splenic artery pseudoaneurysm. Read More
Chirurgia (Bucur) 2021 08;116(4):501-502
66-year-old patient, investigated for jaundice, weight loss, imaging on CT scan with partially thrombosed right hepatic artery aneurysm - compressive effect on the common hepatic canal causing dilation of intrahepatic bile ducts and intimate adhesion to the anterior wall of the portal vein with significant inflammation at this level. Left hepatic artery accessory from the left gastric artery. The embolization of the right hepatic artery with detachable spirals of 5 mm / 20 cm is practiced. Read More
BMJ Case Rep 2021 Sep 6;14(9). Epub 2021 Sep 6.
Department of Interventional Radiology, Michigan State University at Hurley Medical Center, Flint, Michigan, USA.
Gastric and oesophageal variceal bleeding poses high morbidity and mortality in cirrhosis. Amongst all types, isolated gastric varices (IGV) carry the highest propensity to bleed. Successful outcomes combine endoscopic and interventional radiology approaches using ligation, coils, glue or sclerosants. Read More
Radiol Case Rep 2021 Nov 26;16(11):3304-3307. Epub 2021 Aug 26.
Department of Radiology, Riverside University Health System, 26520 Cactus Ave, Moreno Valley, CA 92555 USA.
Duodenal variceal bleeding is a rare form of variceal bleeding which may be fatal if left untreated. There are no specific guidelines available for their treatment. Medical management, surgical, endoscopic, and interventional radiological procedures have been utilized with varied outcomes. Read More