Minimally Invasive Therapy of Pseudoaneurysms of the Trunk: Application of Thrombin

  title={Minimally Invasive Therapy of Pseudoaneurysms of the Trunk: Application of Thrombin},
  author={Frank Schellhammer and Daniele Steinhaus and Mathias Cohnen and Jonas Hoppe and Ulrich M{\"o}dder and Guenter Fuerst},
  journal={CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology},
Thrombin injection has been proven to be successful in postcatheterization pseudoaneurysms. However, there are only a few reports on the treatment of pseudoaneurysms of the trunk. We report our first experiences using a percutaneous as well as an endovascular access. Eight iatrogenic pseudoaneurysms of the trunk (aorta, n = 4; pulmonary artery, n = 1; gastroduodenal artery, n = 1; left gastric artery, n = 1, renal artery, n = 1) were treated either percutaneously using CT guidance (n = 3) or… CONTINUE READING


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