Embolisation of Bleeding Renal Angiomyolipoma in Pregnancy
Chin Hong Lim, David Mulvin
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DOI: 10.4236/oju.2011.13007   PDF   HTML     300,694 Downloads   304,533 Views   Citations

Abstract

Bleeding from renal angiomyolipoma in pregnancy can be catastrophic to both mother and fetus. Selective arterial embolisation is considered more superior than conventional surgery in these patients. Our case report exemplifies how a bleeding angiomyolipoma was halted with embolisation in our pregnant patient.

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C. Lim and D. Mulvin, "Embolisation of Bleeding Renal Angiomyolipoma in Pregnancy," Open Journal of Urology, Vol. 1 No. 3, 2011, pp. 25-27. doi: 10.4236/oju.2011.13007.

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