Superselective embolisation of bilateral superior vesical arteries for management of haemorrhagic cystitis.

@article{Cho2008SuperselectiveEO,
  title={Superselective embolisation of bilateral superior vesical arteries for management of haemorrhagic cystitis.},
  author={C. L. Cho and Miranda H Y Lai and Hoon Sub So and Karl K Kwok and James C S Chan and Vinodkumar Velayudhan},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={485-8}
}
Bladder haemorrhage is common and sometimes life-threatening. Management options include bladder irrigation and supportive transfusion, intravesical instillation, endourological intervention, and surgical intervention which has poor success and high morbidity rates. Percutaneous arterial embolisation offers another minimally invasive option. We report two patients with severe haemorrhagic cystitis treated with superselective embolisation of bilateral superior vesical arteries. The technique is… CONTINUE READING

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