Fatal nontarget embolization via an intrafibroid arterial venous fistula during uterine fibroid embolization.

Editors Note: The following letter reviews complications in a 39-year-old woman referred for routine uterine fibroid embolization. Nontarget embolization resulted in fatal systemic and pulmonary embolism. The authors have noted that, by court order, the institution at which the event occurred must remain anonymous, and the authors have also requested… CONTINUE READING