Treatment of Stomal Variceal Hemorrhage with TIPS: Case Report and Review of the Literature
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- Ryu, R., Nemcek, A., Chrisman, H. et al. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2000) 23: 301. doi:10.1007/s002700010073
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We report a case in which recurrent hemorrhage from stomal varices was successfully treated by placement of a TIPS in a patient with prior colectomy for inflammatory bowel disease. Although several treatment options have been reported for this entity we believe that TIPS offers minimally invasive and definitive treatment.