[A Case Treated with Selective Embolization for Hemorrhage during Tonsillectomy].

@article{Maruyama2016ACT,
  title={[A Case Treated with Selective Embolization for Hemorrhage during Tonsillectomy].},
  author={Yumiko Maruyama and Y. Kasahara and Yayoi Tetsuou Tsukada and Kazunori Arai and Kenji Yoneda and Shigeyuki Murono and Tomokazu Yoshizaki},
  journal={Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai kaiho},
  year={2016},
  volume={119 6},
  pages={
          867-73
        }
}
Though tonsillectomy is one of the most common surgical procedures in otorhinolaryngology generally for benign diseases and mainly for young people, uncontrollable perioperative bleeding associated with tonsillectomy is a rare but potentially life-threatening event. We report herein on a case of a 19-year-old female with uncontrollable hemorrhage during a… CONTINUE READING