Recurrent hemorrhage from ileal conduit: An uncommon complication of portal hypertension

C. P. Sundaram, E. T. Fernandes, P. K. Reddy

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Abstract

Massive hemorrhage from an ileal conduit is rare. We report a patient who presented with massive recurrent hemorrhage from previously undiagnosed ileal conduit varices secondary to portal hypertension. Current methods for diagnosis and treatment of this rare but life threatening entity are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)403-405
Number of pages3
JournalScandinavian Journal of Urology and Nephrology
Volume31
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1997
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Hemorrhage
  • Hypertension
  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Portal
  • Urinary diversion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology
  • Urology

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