CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology

, Volume 22, Issue 6, pp 523–525

Stomal varices: Treatment by percutaneous transhepatic coil embolization

  • Keiko Kishimoto
  • Akihiko Hara
  • Takeshi Arita
  • Katsuhiko Tsukamoto
  • Norichika Matsui
  • Toshihiro Kaneyuki
  • Naofumi Matsunaga
Case Reports

Abstract

Bleeding from stomal varices in a patient with portal hypertension, uncontrolled by surgical ligation and sclerotherapy, was well controlled by percutaneous transhepatic embolization with platinum and stainless-steel coils.

Key words

Stomal varices Hemorrhage Interventional procedures, percutaneous transhepatic embolization Hypertension, portai 

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© Springer-Verlag 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Keiko Kishimoto
    • 1
  • Akihiko Hara
    • 1
  • Takeshi Arita
    • 1
  • Katsuhiko Tsukamoto
  • Norichika Matsui
    • 1
  • Toshihiro Kaneyuki
    • 2
  • Naofumi Matsunaga
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyYamaguchi University School of MedicineYamaguchiJapan
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryShutou General HospitalYamaguchiJapan

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