Abdominal paracentesis complicated by perforation of a penetrating arterial branch is an extremely rare complication. We report 2 patients who presented with abdominal wall pseudoaneurysms following abdominal paracentesis for the evaluation and treatment of their hepatic dysfunction. We subsequently review the treatment modalities and interventions performed in each case.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Vascular and Endovascular Surgery|
|State||Published - Apr 2014|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine