Deteriorating Consumptive Coagulopathy with Type III Endoleak following Endovascular Repair for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Associated with Liver Cirrhosis

@article{Higashiura2007DeterioratingCC,
  title={Deteriorating Consumptive Coagulopathy with Type III Endoleak following Endovascular Repair for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Associated with Liver Cirrhosis},
  author={Wataru Higashiura and Kimihiko Kichikawa and Shoji Sakaguchi and Yasushi Kubota and Takeshi Nagata and Kiyoshi Nishimine and Koichi Ide and Nobuoki Tabayashi and Shigeki Taniguchi and Hideo Uchida},
  journal={The Journal of Endovascular Therapy},
  year={2007},
  volume={14},
  pages={421 - 425}
}
Purpose: To report a case of deteriorating consumptive coagulopathy with type III endoleak following endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) of the abdominal aorta associated with liver cirrhosis. Case Report: A 72-year-old man with liver cirrhosis developed type III endoleak following EVAR. Spontaneous intramuscular hematoma developed due to deteriorating consumptive coagulopathy induced by type III endoleak and liver dysfunction. Although additional EVAR was performed at 52 months after primary… CONTINUE READING