Elective use of aortic balloon occlusion in cesarean hysterectomy for placenta previa percreta.

@article{Masamoto2009ElectiveUO,
  title={Elective use of aortic balloon occlusion in cesarean hysterectomy for placenta previa percreta.},
  author={Hitoshi Masamoto and Hiroyuki Uehara and Masaki Gibo and Eiko Okubo and Kaoru Sakumoto and Yoichi Aoki},
  journal={Gynecologic and obstetric investigation},
  year={2009},
  volume={67 2},
  pages={92-5}
}
BACKGROUND Only few reports are available on the use of aortic balloon catheter for cesarean hysterectomy in placenta previa percreta. CASE A 32-year-old woman with placenta previa percreta underwent cesarean hysterectomy at 34 weeks of gestation. Before starting the surgery, an aortic occlusion balloon catheter (30 mm balloon, 5 Fr) was inserted. For total hysterectomy, the aortic balloon catheter was inflated and there was a sudden and dramatic reduction in blood loss, and the surgery was… CONTINUE READING

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