Lower gastrointestinal bleeding

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


PR bleeding.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female

Contrast extravasation on arterial phase at the lateral wall of the cecum with pooling of contrast within the cecum. 

Case Discussion

The patient had undergone a colonoscopy with polypectomy, with the site of bleeding corresponding to that site. She was treated with endovascular embolization of the supplying arteries.
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Case information

rID: 59405
Published: 7th Apr 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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