Hemobilia due to Spontaneous Rupture of Cystic Artery Pseudoaneurysm: A Rare Complication of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Sameer Ashok Rege, Supreet Marathe, Omprakash Rohondia
2020 Journal of Case Reports  
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the commonest laparoscopic surgery performed. Various complications have been documented however isolated vascular complications are rare, require a high degree of suspicion and often pose a considerable diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Case Report: We hereby report a lady with hemobilia due to spontaneous rupture of pseudo-aneurysm of cystic artery, successfully treated with endovascular emboilization. Conclusion: Cystic artery pseudo-aneurysm rupture can
more » ... urysm rupture can potentially lead to a fatal emergency due to rupture during surgery.
doi:10.17659/01.2020.0025 fatcat:mykmwxt2p5fpxnfjh5tx3pus7m