Endovascular embolization in the management of traumatic and postoperative abdominopelvic bleeding: a single-center experience


Saglam D., DİNÇ H. , GÜNDÜZ A. , CANSU A. , Ozturk M. H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.4, pp.1144-1151, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1603-154
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1144-1151

Abstract

Background/aim: Endovascular embolization is widely used instead of surgery in the treatment of traumatic and postoperative abdominopelvic bleeding. The objective of this study is to evaluate the efficiency of computed tomography in the determination of active bleeding and the efficiency of endovascular embolization in traumatic and postoperative abdominopelvic bleeding.