Embolisation of pancreatic pseudoaneurysm in pregnancy: a rare case report

Authors

  • Aarthy Jayakumar Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Prabha Janakiraman Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20221464

Keywords:

Pancreatic pseudoaneurysm, Pancreatic pseudocyst, Angioembolisation

Abstract

Pancreatic pseudoaneurysm is a rare and life threatening complication in pregnancy. It is a vascular complication of pancreatitis which may lead to erosion of pancreatic artery into a pseudocyst. Pseudocysts accounts for 5% in pancreatitis. Herewith we are presenting a case of pancreatic pseudoaneurysm in pregnancy which was successfully managed by placing endovascular placing of coil and obliteration of the same.

 

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Published

2022-05-26

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Case Reports