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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 27, Issue 4, pp 348–349 | Cite as

An unusual cause of haemobilia: biliary ascariasis

  • P. Corr
  • Jan Smit
  • G. Larry Hadley

Abstract

A case of haemobilia following biliary ascariasis is presented. Angiography confirmed an aneurysm of the left hepatic artery, which was successfully embolised. The patient made an uneventful recovery.

Keywords

Hepatic Artery Uneventful Recovery Ascariasis Left Hepatic Artery Biliary Ascariasis 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Corr
    • 1
  • Jan Smit
    • 1
  • G. Larry Hadley
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, University of Natal Medical School, PO Box 17039, Congella 4013, Durban, South AfricaZA
  2. 2.Department of Paediatric Surgery, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South AfricaZA

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