[Traumatic hemobilia. A case report (author's transl)].

A case of traumatic hemobilia is reported. After ligation of the left hepatic artery and additional dearterialisation a third bleeding period occured due to a porto-hepatic communication, diagnosed by a transumbilical portography. A left hepatic lobectomy was finally necessary to achieve hemostasis. This case demonstrates that a selective artery ligation… CONTINUE READING