TITLE

Management of intratumoral pseudoaneurysm in a patient with bleeding renal angiomyolipoma

AUTHOR(S)
Barghi, M. R.; Rahmani, M. R.; Haghighatkhah, H. R.; Mehdi Arbab, A. Haji Mohammad; Simaei, N. R.; Khoob, S.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Urology;Jan-Mar2006, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Angiomyolipoma (AML) is the most common benign renal tumor and intratumoral pseudoaneurysms are not uncommon in this condition. The risk of hemorrhage correlates with the size of tumor and persistence of pseudoaneurysms. We report a case of hemorrhagic angiomyolipoma associated with intratumoral pseudoaneurysm which was embolized successfully.
ACCESSION #
20714141

 

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