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Title: Supraduodenal Branch of the Left Hepatic Artery: A Rare Cause of Bleeding Duodenal Ulcer

Abstract

This is a case report describing a rare cause of massive duodenal ulcer hemorrhage resulting from the erosion of the supraduodenal branch of the left hepatic artery. This arterial branch is not a well known variation and is rarely recognized as a source of duodenal bleeding.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [1]
  1. University of Alabama at Birmingham NHB H623, Vascular and Interventional Radiology (United States)
  2. St. Paul's Hospital, Interventional Radiology (Canada)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21428525
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 32; Journal Issue: 4; Other Information: DOI: 10.1007/s00270-008-9427-0; Copyright (c) 2009 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE); Article Copyright (c) 2008 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC; Journal ID: ISSN 0174-1551
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
62 RADIOLOGY AND NUCLEAR MEDICINE; ARTERIES; EROSION; HEMORRHAGE; LIVER; ULCERS; BLOOD VESSELS; BODY; CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM; DIGESTIVE SYSTEM; GLANDS; ORGANS; PATHOLOGICAL CHANGES; SYMPTOMS

Citation Formats

Kapoor, Baljendra S., E-mail: bkapoor@uabmc.ed, Berscheid, Bruce, and Saddekni, Souheil. Supraduodenal Branch of the Left Hepatic Artery: A Rare Cause of Bleeding Duodenal Ulcer. United States: N. p., 2009. Web. doi:10.1007/S00270-008-9427-0.
Kapoor, Baljendra S., E-mail: bkapoor@uabmc.ed, Berscheid, Bruce, & Saddekni, Souheil. Supraduodenal Branch of the Left Hepatic Artery: A Rare Cause of Bleeding Duodenal Ulcer. United States. doi:10.1007/S00270-008-9427-0.
Kapoor, Baljendra S., E-mail: bkapoor@uabmc.ed, Berscheid, Bruce, and Saddekni, Souheil. Wed . "Supraduodenal Branch of the Left Hepatic Artery: A Rare Cause of Bleeding Duodenal Ulcer". United States. doi:10.1007/S00270-008-9427-0.
@article{osti_21428525,
title = {Supraduodenal Branch of the Left Hepatic Artery: A Rare Cause of Bleeding Duodenal Ulcer},
author = {Kapoor, Baljendra S., E-mail: bkapoor@uabmc.ed and Berscheid, Bruce and Saddekni, Souheil},
abstractNote = {This is a case report describing a rare cause of massive duodenal ulcer hemorrhage resulting from the erosion of the supraduodenal branch of the left hepatic artery. This arterial branch is not a well known variation and is rarely recognized as a source of duodenal bleeding.},
doi = {10.1007/S00270-008-9427-0},
journal = {Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology},
issn = {0174-1551},
number = 4,
volume = 32,
place = {United States},
year = {2009},
month = {7}
}