Ruptured lumbar artery pseudoaneurysm: An unusual cause of retroperitoneal hemorrhage

James R. Stewart, Klemens H. Barth, G. Melville Williams

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Abstract

A patient with a functioning renal transplant presented for treatment 8 years after operation with acute retroperitoneal hemorrhage ipsilateral to the allograft. A ruptured false aneurysm of the lumbar artery was identified and was treated initially with balloon catheter occlusion, then operative ligation, with satisfactory result.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)592-594
Number of pages3
JournalSurgery
Volume93
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1983

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Stewart, J. R., Barth, K. H., & Williams, G. M. (1983). Ruptured lumbar artery pseudoaneurysm: An unusual cause of retroperitoneal hemorrhage. Surgery, 93(4), 592-594.