Iliac artery rupture. A complication of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty

C. N. Moss, T. G. Loflin, G. M. Gross, F. S. Keller

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Arterial rupture during percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the iliac artery is a rare complication. Prompt recognition of arterial rupture and immediate therapeutic measures to control hemorrhage and prevent shock are essential to avoid a fatal outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-66
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Interventional Radiology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Dec 1 1986


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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