Pancreatic arteriovenous malformation treated by transcatheter embolization: report of a case with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Abstract

Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) of the pancreas are rare and frequently complicated by gastrointestinal bleeding. We present a case of AVM of the pancreas accompanied by arterioportal shunt (AP shunt) in a patient with hepatocellular carcinoma and cirrhosis. Therapeutic embolization of AVM was successfully carried out. The clinical significance of this… (More)

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@article{Kato1991PancreaticAM, title={Pancreatic arteriovenous malformation treated by transcatheter embolization: report of a case with hepatocellular carcinoma.}, author={Tomohiro Kato and Megumi Takahashi and Taketoshi Okawada and Youichi Miyazaki and Michio Kaneko}, journal={Radiation medicine}, year={1991}, volume={9 1}, pages={19-21} }