Transcatheter arterial embolization for acute gastrointestinal massive haemorrhage:a report of 78 cases

@inproceedings{Ke2004TranscatheterAE,
  title={Transcatheter arterial embolization for acute gastrointestinal massive haemorrhage:a report of 78 cases},
  author={G. Y. Ke},
  year={2004}
}
Objective To discuss the value of transcatheter artery embolization for the treatment of GI massive hemorrhage. Methods Seventy-eight GI massive bleeding cases underwent emergency angiography. Intraarterial embolization was performed in 86 arteries of the 78 patients. All patients were followed up for 1 to 10 years. Results Bleeding stopped immediately in 100% of the patients. Bleeding recurred in 16 cases from 48 hours to 37 monthes. Conclusion Arterial embolization for digestive tract… CONTINUE READING

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