Pulmonary thromboembolism during transurethral resection of the prostate

Kent P. Weinmeister, Jesse J. Muir, Robert G. Ferrigni

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Abstract

Although perioperative pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE) is a common complication of surgery, intraoperative pulmonary thromboembolism is unusual. We report the occurrence of PTE during transurethral resection of the prostate. We believe this to be the first report of such a case.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)436-438
Number of pages3
JournalSouthern medical journal
Volume93
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2000

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    Weinmeister, K. P., Muir, J. J., & Ferrigni, R. G. (2000). Pulmonary thromboembolism during transurethral resection of the prostate. Southern medical journal, 93(4), 436-438.