Recurrent Gastrointestinal Bleeding from Heal Varices Associated with Intraabdominal Adhesions: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Falchuk, Kenneth R.; Aiello, Michael R.; Trey, Charles; Costello, Philip
November 1982
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1982, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p859
Academic Journal
A patient with portal hypertension and recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding from varices arising in an area of adhesions between the intestine and the parietal peritoneum is presented. The value of angiography in delineating the exact location and anatomy of the varices is discussed.


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