The embolization of hypogastric arteries by the angiographic catheter caused a complete and lasting stoppage of bleeding in 2 cases of intractable vesical hemorrhage. Indications and technique of pelvic embolization are discussed. According to the authors this method provides better results in a highly progressed neoplasm in patients in a poor condition, in whom hemostatic surgery is a serious hazard.
|Translated title of the contribution||Therapeutic embolization of hypogastric arteries in case of intractable bladder hemorrhage by inoperable vesical tumors|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 1978|
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