An unusual cause of acute internal haemorrhage: cystic artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to acute cholecystitis

A. K. Y. Fung, A. Vosough, S. Olson, E. H. Aly, N. R. Binnie

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Abstract

Spontaneous cystic artery haemorrhage is a rare complication of acute cholecystitis. Here we describe a case report of this unusual cause of internal haemorrhage, and discuss the pathogenesis and management strategies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e23-e26
Number of pages4
JournalScottish Medical Journal
Volume58
Issue number2
Early online date1 May 2013
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2013

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Keywords

  • Internal haemorrhage
  • acute cholecystitis
  • pseudoaneurysm

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