Recurrent Bleeding From a Duodenal Plasmacytoma Treated Successfully With Embolization of the Gastroduodenal Artery

Siddique, Iqbal; Papadakis, Konstantinos A.; Weber, Donna M.; Glober, Gary
June 1999
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun1999, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p1691
Academic Journal
Provides information on research regarding the use of embolization of the gastroduodenal artery for the treatment of recurrent bleeding from a duodenal plasmacytoma. Background on the incidence of gastrointestinal (GI) involvement during the course of multiple myeloma; Standard modalities for treating GI plasmacytomas; Factors that contribute to the prohibitiveness of surgical intervention in some patients.


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