hemoperitoneum

Summary

Summary: Accumulations of blood in the PERITONEAL CAVITY due to internal HEMORRHAGE.

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  1. ncbi Significant hemoperitoneum in blunt trauma victims with normal vital signs and clinical examination
    Michael Blaivas
    Department of Emergency Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 20:218-21. 2002
  2. ncbi MDCT diagnosis of ruptured tubal pregnancy with massive hemoperitoneum
    Bruno Coulier
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Clinique St Luc, Rue St Luc 8, 5004 BOUGE NAMUR, Belgium
    Emerg Radiol 15:179-82. 2008
  3. ncbi Intraperitoneal haemorrhage secondary to perforation of uterine fibroid after cystic degeneration. Unusual CT findings resembling malignant pelvic tumor: case report
    M Varras
    Department of Gynaecology, George Gennimatas General State Hospital of Athens, Second District National Health System, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 23:565-8. 2002
  4. ncbi Ovarian haemorrhage, rupture and haemoperitoneum secondary to thrombocytopenia in a patient with SLE
    Natasha Castro-Lizano
    Lupus 12:648-50. 2003
  5. pmc Exophytic inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the stomach in an adult woman: a rare cause of hemoperitoneum
    Seong Heum Park
    Department of Surgery, Korea University Medical Center Ansan Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 516 Gojan dong, Danwon gu, Ansan City, Kyungki Do 425 707, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 14:136-9. 2008
  6. ncbi Vital signs fail to correlate with hemoperitoneum from ruptured ectopic pregnancy
    J L Hick
    University of Minnesota, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 19:488-91. 2001
  7. doi Spontaneous hemoperitoneum from a ruptured mesenteric branch arterial aneurysm: report of a case
    Elisabeth R Garwood
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Surg Today 39:721-4. 2009
  8. ncbi Hemoperitoneum secondary to rupture of cystic artery pseudoaneurysm
    Ali Ghoz
    HPB and Transplant Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:321-3. 2007
  9. ncbi A new method to approach exact hemoperitoneum volume in a splenic trauma model using ultrasonography
    Patrick Baque
    Institut d Anatomie Normale, Faculté de Médecine de Nice, Avenue de Vallombrose, 06107 Nice Cedex 2, France
    Surg Radiol Anat 27:249-53. 2005
  10. ncbi Hemoperitoneum as a first manifestation of hepatocellular carcinoma in western patients with liver cirrhosis: effectiveness of emergency treatment with transcatheter arterial embolization
    L Castells
    Liver Unit Vascular and Interventional Radiology Service, Hospital General Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Dig Dis Sci 46:555-62. 2001

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  1. ncbi Significant hemoperitoneum in blunt trauma victims with normal vital signs and clinical examination
    Michael Blaivas
    Department of Emergency Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 20:218-21. 2002
    ..trauma that had completely normal clinical examinations and vital signs but were found to have significant hemoperitoneum on trauma ultrasound examination...
  2. ncbi MDCT diagnosis of ruptured tubal pregnancy with massive hemoperitoneum
    Bruno Coulier
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Clinique St Luc, Rue St Luc 8, 5004 BOUGE NAMUR, Belgium
    Emerg Radiol 15:179-82. 2008
    We report a case of ruptured tubal pregnancy with massive life-threatening hemoperitoneum. The 38 year-old woman presented with gynaecologic haemorrhage, pelvic pain and hypovolemic shock...
  3. ncbi Intraperitoneal haemorrhage secondary to perforation of uterine fibroid after cystic degeneration. Unusual CT findings resembling malignant pelvic tumor: case report
    M Varras
    Department of Gynaecology, George Gennimatas General State Hospital of Athens, Second District National Health System, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 23:565-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, definitive, preoperative diagnosis of a perforated, haemorrhaging, uterine fibroid is difficult; exploratory laparotomy is both diagnostic and therapeutic in this rare, life-threatening condition...
  4. ncbi Ovarian haemorrhage, rupture and haemoperitoneum secondary to thrombocytopenia in a patient with SLE
    Natasha Castro-Lizano
    Lupus 12:648-50. 2003
  5. pmc Exophytic inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the stomach in an adult woman: a rare cause of hemoperitoneum
    Seong Heum Park
    Department of Surgery, Korea University Medical Center Ansan Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, 516 Gojan dong, Danwon gu, Ansan City, Kyungki Do 425 707, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 14:136-9. 2008
    ..On laparoscopic exploration, unexpected hemoperitoneum of approximately 1...
  6. ncbi Vital signs fail to correlate with hemoperitoneum from ruptured ectopic pregnancy
    J L Hick
    University of Minnesota, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 19:488-91. 2001
    The objective was to determine correlation between vital signs and hemoperitoneum in ruptured ectopic pregnancy. A retrospective chart review of ectopic pregnancies at our urban county hospital between 1990 and 1998 was conducted...
  7. doi Spontaneous hemoperitoneum from a ruptured mesenteric branch arterial aneurysm: report of a case
    Elisabeth R Garwood
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Surg Today 39:721-4. 2009
    ..Computed tomography, carried out to rule out aortic aneurysmal disease, revealed hemoperitoneum without evidence of solid organ injury...
  8. ncbi Hemoperitoneum secondary to rupture of cystic artery pseudoaneurysm
    Ali Ghoz
    HPB and Transplant Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:321-3. 2007
    Spontaneous hemoperitoneum of hepatobiliary origin is commonly due to hemorrhage from a liver tumor. It is rarely caused by spontaneous rupture of aneurysm in visceral arteries.
  9. ncbi A new method to approach exact hemoperitoneum volume in a splenic trauma model using ultrasonography
    Patrick Baque
    Institut d Anatomie Normale, Faculté de Médecine de Nice, Avenue de Vallombrose, 06107 Nice Cedex 2, France
    Surg Radiol Anat 27:249-53. 2005
    ..the Focused Assessment for the Sonographic examination of the Trauma patient (FAST) accurately detects hemoperitoneum. Currently, only an approximate evaluation of the volume of free intraperitoneal fluid (FIPF) can be done by ..
  10. ncbi Hemoperitoneum as a first manifestation of hepatocellular carcinoma in western patients with liver cirrhosis: effectiveness of emergency treatment with transcatheter arterial embolization
    L Castells
    Liver Unit Vascular and Interventional Radiology Service, Hospital General Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Dig Dis Sci 46:555-62. 2001
    b>Hemoperitoneum is a well-known form of hepatocellular carcinoma presentation and represents a frequent complication in countries with a high incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma, but it is rarely seen in Western countries...
  11. doi Deep circumflex iliac artery-related hemoperitoneum formation after surgical drain placement: successful transcatheter embolization
    Sang Woo Park
    Department of Radiology, Konkuk University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:402-5. 2010
    ..A contrast-enhanced abdominal computed axial tomography (CAT) scan showed a hemoperitoneum in the right perihepatic space with no evidence of abdominal wall hematoma or pseudoaneurysm formation...
  12. pmc Hemoperitoneum in a postmenopausal woman
    P A Poma
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loyola University Chicago, Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center, Illinois, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 90:317-9. 1998
    ..Treatment was delayed until significant blood loss was recognized. At laparotomy, a ruptured ovarian granulosa cell tumor was found...
  13. ncbi Splenic spontaneous rupture (SSR) and hemoperitoneum associated with low molecular weight heparin: a case report
    Fabio Silvio Taccone
    Service de Soins Intensifs ASTI, Institut Jules Bordet, Centre des Tumeurs de l Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Rue Heger Bordet 1, 1000 Brussels, Belgium
    Support Care Cancer 11:336-8. 2003
    ..This low-molecular-weight heparin was administrated for deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. No underlying splenic pathology predisposing to this condition was found...
  14. doi Hemoperitoneum assessment in ectopic pregnancy
    Thomas Popowski
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Poissy Saint Germain en Laye Hospital, Poissy, France
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 116:97-100. 2012
    To identify routine clinical, ultrasound, and biologic criteria to assess the volume of hemoperitoneum in women with ectopic pregnancy (EP).
  15. ncbi Thrombocythemia and hemoperitoneum after transvaginal oocyte retrieval for in vitro fertilization
    Salem A El-Shawarby
    IVF Unit, Department of Reproductive Medicine and Science, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College School of Medicine, Du Cane Road, London W12 0HS, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 82:735-7. 2004
    To present the first report of massive hemoperitoneum in a case of essential thrombocythemia after transvaginal oocyte retrieval for IVF and review the relevant literature related to the management of patients with this condition.
  16. pmc Hepatic angiosarcoma manifested as recurrent hemoperitoneum
    Seung Woo Lee
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dae Jeon St Mary s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, 520 2 Dae Heung Dong, Joong Gu, Dae Jeon, Seoul 301 723, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 14:2935-8. 2008
    ..Although hepatic angiosarcoma usually presents with unspecific symptoms, it rapidly progresses and has a high mortality. We report a rare case of primary hepatic angiosarcoma manifested as recurrent hemoperitoneum.
  17. ncbi An unusual case of hemoperitoneum owing to acute splenic torsion in a child with immunoglobulin deficiency
    E M Lopez-Tomassetti Fernandez
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hospital Universitario de Canarias, Canary Islands, Spain
    J Postgrad Med 52:41-2. 2006
    ..Diagnosis of hemoperitoneum secondary to torsion of a wandering spleen was made by computed tomography scan and Doppler ultrasound...
  18. ncbi Hemoperitoneum increases the incidence of bacterial translocation
    Chien Ying Wang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:879-82. 2008
    Severe hemorrhage may induce bacterial translocation (BT) from the bowel. Presence of hemoperitoneum is supposed to further increase the incidence of BT.
  19. doi Primary angiosarcoma of the ovary complicated by hemoperitoneum: a case report and review of the literature
    Leslie Bradford
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 281:145-50. 2010
    ..Most cases of advanced-stage disease are aggressive and demonstrate a poor response to both surgery and chemotherapy with an overall poor prognosis...
  20. ncbi Hemoperitoneum from a spontaneous rupture of a giant hemangioma of the liver: report of a case
    Nicola Corigliano
    Department of Surgery Pietro Valdoni, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Surg Today 33:459-63. 2003
    ..We report a case of giant hemangioma of hepatic segments II and III, which presented as hemoperitoneum, and were treated successfully with preoperative transcatheter arterial embolization (TAE) and hepatic ..
  21. pmc A spontaneously ruptured gastric stromal tumor with cystic degeneration presenting as hemoperitoneum: a case report
    Young Koog Cheon
    Department of Internal Medicine, Institute for Digestive Research, Soon Chun Hyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 18:751-5. 2003
    We report a case of a 38-yr-old man with a spontaneously ruptured gastric stromal tumor presenting as hemoperitoneum in outpatient clinic...
  22. ncbi Recurrent hemoperitoneum complicating continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Kai Chung Tse
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Perit Dial Int 22:488-91. 2002
    To study the clinical features, clinical outcomes, and peritoneal transport characteristics of patients with recurrent hemoperitoneum complicating continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD).
  23. ncbi An unusual case of hemoperitoneum: uterine rupture at 9 weeks gestational age
    Stephanie A Dabulis
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Virginia 23078, USA
    J Emerg Med 33:285-7. 2007
  24. ncbi Blood in the belly: CT findings of hemoperitoneum
    Meghan Lubner
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 S Kingshighway Blvd, Box 8131, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Radiographics 27:109-25. 2007
    b>Hemoperitoneum may occur in various emergent conditions...
  25. ncbi Hemoperitoneum as the sole indicator of abdominal visceral injuries: a potential limitation of screening abdominal US for trauma
    K Shanmuganathan
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Radiology 212:423-30. 1999
    To determine, at screening ultrasonography, the prevalence, severity, and clinical outcome of clinically important abdominal visceral injuries, without associated hemoperitoneum, that result from blunt abdominal trauma.
  26. ncbi Spontaneous hemoperitoneum: a bloody mess
    Brian C Lucey
    Department of Radiology, Boston VA Healthcare System, 1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    Emerg Radiol 14:65-75. 2007
    Spontaneous hemoperitoneum may be a life-threatening occurrence. It most frequently presents with acute abdominal pain...
  27. ncbi Prevalence of acute hemoperitoneum in patients with endometriotic ovarian cysts: a 7-year retrospective study
    N Evangelinakis
    3rd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School of Athens, General University Hospital ATTIKON, Athens, Greece
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:254-5. 2009
    Endometriosis is a quite common condition in women of reproductive age. The purpose of this study is to delineate the association between hemoperitoneum and endometriosis.
  28. ncbi Focused abdominal sonogram for trauma: the learning curve of nonradiologist clinicians in detecting hemoperitoneum
    S R Shackford
    University of Vermont, Department of Surgery, Burlington 05401, USA
    J Trauma 46:553-62; discussion 562-4. 1999
    ..sonogram for trauma (FAST) has been used by surgeons and emergency physicians (CLIN) to screen reliably for hemoperitoneum after trauma...
  29. doi Prevalence of hemangiosarcoma in anemic dogs with a splenic mass and hemoperitoneum requiring a transfusion: 71 cases (2003-2005)
    Tara N Hammond
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:553-8. 2008
    To determine prevalence of splenic hemangiosarcoma in anemic dogs with a splenic mass and hemoperitoneum requiring a transfusion and to identify factors that could differentiate between dogs with hemangiosarcoma and dogs with other ..
  30. ncbi [Massive hemoperitoneum from rupture of an intra-peritoneal varix]
    F Leaute
    Service Central de Radiologie et d Imagerie Médicale, Nantes, France
    J Radiol 83:1775-7. 2002
    Rupture of an intra-abdominal varix in a patient with portal hypertension is a rare but severe cause of massive hemoperitoneum. The authors report the case of a patient with alcoholic cirrhosis that presented to the emergency department ..
  31. ncbi Fatal spontaneous gallbladder variceal bleeding in a patient with alcoholic cirrhosis
    Eric C Chu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California 92354, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 47:2682-5. 2002
    ..the first case of a 41-year-old man with alcoholic cirrhosis and patent portal vein who developed massive hemoperitoneum from spontaneous rupture of varices in the gallbladder fossa...
  32. ncbi Management of patients with ectopic pregnancy with massive hemoperitoneum by laparoscopic surgery with intraoperative autologous blood transfusion
    Akihiro Takeda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gifu Prefectural Tajimi Hospital, Tajimi, Gifu, Japan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 13:43-8. 2006
    To evaluate the feasibility and safety of surgical laparoscopy with intraoperative autologous blood transfusion for ectopic pregnancy with massive hemoperitoneum.
  33. ncbi Superwarfarin intoxication of unknown etiology accompanying hemoperitoneum in a patient on fluconazole therapy
    So Young Kim
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Dongdaemun Gu, Seoul 130 702, Korea
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 40:300-3. 2010
    We report a case of brodifacoum (superwarfarin) intoxication of unknown etiology presenting as hemoperitoneum after fluconazole administration for one week before the onset of symptoms...
  34. ncbi Haemoperitoneum due to spontaneous rupture of hepatic haemangiomatosis: treatment by superselective arterial embolization and partial hepatectomy
    P Soyer
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
    Australas Radiol 39:90-2. 1995
    ..However, this technique seems to be useful in avoiding an emergency surgery, allowing a planned hepatic resection...
  35. pmc A ruptured large extraluminal ileal gastrointestinal stromal tumor causing hemoperitoneum
    Shoji Hirasaki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sumitomo Besshi Hospital, 3 1 Ohji cho, Niihama 7928543, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 14:2928-31. 2008
    We describe an 87-year-old woman with a large ileal gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) causing hemoperitoneum. A CT scan demonstrated a large heterogeneous mass measuring about 13 cm multiply 11 cm in the pelvis and hemoperitoneum, ..
  36. pmc Intraoperative autologous blood transfusion for hemoperitoneum resulting from ectopic pregnancy or ovarian bleeding during laparoscopic surgery
    Takashi Yamada
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hirakata City Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    JSLS 7:97-100. 2003
    Our purpose was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of intraoperative autologous blood transfusion during laparoscopic surgery for hemoperitoneum in benign gynecologic disease.
  37. ncbi Hemoperitoneum secondary to spontaneous rupture of metastatic gastric leiomyosarcoma of the liver: report of a case
    Gulten Kiyak
    Department of General Surgery, Ataturk Teaching and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 17:120-2. 2006
    Hepatic rupture with resulting hemoperitoneum due to metastatic cancer is uncommon. Reports in the literature have described a wide variety of neoplasms causing this usually fatal phenomenon...
  38. ncbi Spontaneous nontraumatic hemoperitoneum due to a bleeding arteriovenous malformation on the serosal surface of the transverse colon: a case report
    Steven A Nissman
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Pennsylvania Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, USA
    Am Surg 68:911-2. 2002
    ..The lesion was excised and the patient recovered without sequelae. To date there have been no other documented cases of an arteriovenous malformation on the serosal surface of a visceral abdominal organ...
  39. ncbi [Spontaneous rupture of giant subcapsular hemangioma of the liver with hemoperitoneum and hemorrhagic shock: a case report]
    Baldovino Griffa
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Ospedale Valduce Como
    Chir Ital 57:389-92. 2005
    ..Spontaneous rupture of a giant hepatic hemangioma (diameter > 4 cm) with hemoperitoneum occurs very rarely...
  40. ncbi Hemoperitoneum secondary to spontaneous rupture of hepatic metastasis from lung cancer
    Toru Kadowaki
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Ehime University School of Medicine, Ehime
    Intern Med 44:290-3. 2005
    We describe a rare case of hemoperitoneum secondary to spontaneous rupture of hepatic metastasis from lung cancer...
  41. ncbi [Spontaneous hemoperitoneum caused by intraabdominal variceal rupture in a patient with liver cirrhosis. Clinical case]
    Juan Pablo Moreno
    Servicio de Emergencia y Departamento de Cirugía, Hospital Clinico Universidad de Chile, Santos Dumont 999, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 130:433-6. 2002
    Spontaneous hemoperitoneum secondary to intraabdominal variceal rupture, is an uncommon and highly lethal complication of cirrhosis. We report a case of a 68 years old male submitted because of abdominal pain and fainting...
  42. ncbi Adnexal ring of ectopic pregnancy detected by contrast-enhanced CT
    Hong Pham
    Department of Radiology C5 XR, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 9th Ave, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    Abdom Imaging 32:56-8. 2007
    ..Right tubal ectopic pregnancy was confirmed at surgery...
  43. ncbi Spontaneous rupture of omental varices: an uncommon cause of hypovolemic shock in cirrhosis
    L Bataille
    Hepatogastroenterology Unit, Centre Hospitalier du Grand Hornu, Hornu, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 67:351-4. 2004
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma, blunt abdominal trauma and postprocedural complications are classical causes of hemoperitoneum in hepatic cirrhosis. Rupture of omental varices is another and rarely reported cause of shock in cirrhosis...
  44. ncbi [Two cases of primary unresectable and/or recurrent gastrointestinal stromal tumors of small intestine presenting hemoperitoneum caused by administration of imatinib mesylate]
    Akira Yokoyama
    Department of Gastroenterology, Iwaki Kyoritsu General Hospital
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 105:1619-26. 2008
    ..Case2 was a 66-year-old man who had GIST of the jejunum with multiple liver metastases. Two cases presented hemoperitoneum caused by administration of imatinib mesylate, and we conducted emergent surgery...
  45. ncbi Hemoperitoneum secondary to spontaneous rupture of metastatic epidermoid carcinoma of liver: case report and review of the literature
    Chun Fang Tung
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1415-7. 2002
    Massive hemoperitoneum due to spontaneous rupture of liver metastasis is remarkably rare. This is of interest because ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma is the most common cause of fatal hemoperitoneum in the Far East...
  46. ncbi Hemoperitoneum score helps determine need for therapeutic laparotomy
    K L McKenney
    Department of Radiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33136, USA
    J Trauma 50:650-4; discussion 654-6. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to prospectively validate a US hemoperitoneum scoring system developed at our institution and determine whether sonography can predict a therapeutic ..
  47. ncbi Internal hemorrhage caused by a twisted malignant ovarian dysgerminoma: ultrasonographic findings of a rare case and review of the literature
    M Varras
    Department of Gynecology, George Gennimatas General State Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 31:73-8. 2004
    ..Ovarian cancer presents as an acute abdomen very rarely. The purpose of the study is the description of a right ovarian malignant dysgerminoma presenting as an abdominal emergency...
  48. ncbi Hemoperitoneum complicating snake bite: rare CT features
    K Rathod
    Department of Radiology, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    Abdom Imaging 28:820-1. 2003
    ..We report the computed tomographic findings in a case of snake bite resulting in hemoperitoneum, which, to the best of our knowledge, has not been reported in the literature.
  49. ncbi Intramural duodenal hematoma and hemoperitoneum in anticoagulant therapy following upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
    Jaw Yuan Wang
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Chung Ho Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Med Princ Pract 15:453-5. 2006
    ..To report the unusual occurrence of intramural duodenal hematoma in a case on anticoagulant therapy, presenting as a complication of gastrointestinal endoscopy...
  50. ncbi Malignant fibrous histiocytoma presenting as hemoperitoneum mimicking hepatocellular carcinoma rupture
    Hsin Chi Chen
    Department of Radiology, Cathay General Hospital, Hospital Sijhih Branch, No 2, Lane 59, Jiancheng Road, Sijhih City, Taipei, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 13:6441-3. 2007
    ..patient presenting with ruptured hemorrhagic peritoneal MFH at subhepatic area, accompanied by massive hemoperitoneum, mimicking a ruptured pedunculated hepatocellular carcinoma...
  51. ncbi Spontaneous hemoperitoneum: causes and significance
    Brian C Lucey
    Division of Body Imaging, Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34:182-95. 2005
    Spontaneous hemoperitoneum is an uncommon cause of acute abdominal pain. When it occurs, it may be catastrophic...
  52. ncbi Spontaneous rupture of a large exogastric hemangioma complicated by hemoperitoneum and sepsis
    Chien Hua Lin
    Department of Surgery, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 105:1027-30. 2006
    ..well-defined homogeneous lesion measuring approximately 6 x 8 x 9 cm in size over the left upper abdomen and hemoperitoneum. Laparotomy was performed because of intra-abdominal hemorrhage, peritonitis, and fever...
  53. ncbi Massive hemoperitoneum from transhepatic perforation of the gallbladder
    Dan Kolder
    Department of Surgery, University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics, MC 418 McHaney Hall, One Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 73:1135-6. 2006
    ..We report a case of transhepatic rupture of the gall bladder with massive hemoperitoneum, which required emergency laparotomy and control of hemorrhage.
  54. ncbi Hemoperitoneum secondary to a ruptured gastric stromal tumor
    Tae Hyeon Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wonkwang University Hospital, Cheonbuk, Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:1066-7; discussion 1067. 2006
  55. ncbi Ruptured peripheral cholangiocarcinoma with hemoperitoneum
    Roland W W Chong
    Department of General Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, 169608, Singapore
    Dig Dis Sci 51:874-6. 2006
  56. ncbi Meckel's hemoperitoneum: a rare case of Meckel's diverticulitis causing intraperitoneal hemorrhage
    Bryan M Burt
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1546-8. 2006
    ..Described here is a rare case of intraperitoneal hemorrhage caused by diverticulitis of a non-perforated, non-ectopic tissue containing Meckel's diverticulum. Literature review and pathophysiology are discussed...
  57. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst bleeding associated with massive intraperitoneal hemorrhage
    Hsin Hui Chiu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kuo General Hospital, No 22 Sec 2, Ming Sheng Road, Tainan 703, Taiwan
    Am J Surg 192:87-8. 2006
    ..We report a 37-year-old male with a pseudoaneurysm in the tail of the pancreas presenting with sudden onset of abdominal pain and swelling. Emergency laparotomy after blood transfusion and fluid resuscitation was successfully performed...
  58. ncbi [Medicine, how it stands in the textbook. Diagnosis perfect -- patient dead]
    Sven T von Erichsen
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:16. 2005
  59. ncbi Rupture of papillary renal cell carcinoma
    Milan Hora
    Department of Urology, Charles University Hospital, Plzen, Czech Republic
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 38:481-4. 2004
    ..These necroses can imitate cysts on radiological examinations (ultrasonography and CT). The tumours are fragile and vulnerable to spontaneous rupture or rupture following minimal trauma (i.e. they act as a locus minoris resistentiae)...
  60. ncbi Diagnostic peritoneal aspiration--the foster child of DPL: a prospective observational study
    Eric J Kuncir
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Surg 5:167-71. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that Diagnostic Peritoneal Aspiration (DPA), without a full lavage, accurately detects intraperitoneal blood if present in sufficient volume to cause hypotension and warrant emergent operation...
  61. ncbi Hemorrhagic corpus luteum mimicking heterotopic pregnancy
    Saba Sohail
    Department of Radiology, Dow University of Health Sciences Civil Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 15:180-1. 2005
    ..One such case is hereby presented that mimicked ectopic pregnancy clinically and heterotopic pregnancy on ultrasound. Laparoscopy was decisive...
  62. ncbi Spontaneous hemoperitoneum in pregnancy from a ruptured superficial uterine vessel
    Cheng Yu Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:77-80. 2007
    A 31-year-old multipara woman pregnant at gestational age 32+ weeks with twins encountered hemoperitoneum resulting from superficial uterine vessel rupture during tocolytic course...
  63. ncbi Hypotensive patients with blunt abdominal trauma: performance of screening US
    Navid Farahmand
    Departments of Radiology and Surgery and General Clinical Research Center, University of California at San Diego, 200 W Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8756, USA
    Radiology 235:436-43. 2005
    ..To determine retrospectively the accuracy of screening ultrasonography (US) in patients with hypotension (systolic blood pressure <or= 90 mm Hg) after blunt abdominal trauma...
  64. ncbi Management of ruptured corpus luteum cyst of pregnancy occurring in a 15-year-old girl by laparoscopic surgery with intraoperative autologous blood transfusion
    Akihiro Takeda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gifu Prefectural Tajimi Hospital, Tajimi, Gifu, Japan
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:97-100. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic surgery is a minimally invasive procedure with many advantages. However, laparoscopic treatment of ruptured corpus luteum cyst of pregnancy with massive hemoperitoneum occurring in a young girl has not previously been reported.
  65. doi Pancreatico-duodenectomy and portal vein repair in blunt abdominal trauma
    Chee Chien Yong
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Trauma 64:E4-7. 2008
  66. ncbi Intraperitoneal bleeding due to rupture of the left gastric vein (LGV) in a patient with liver cirrhosis: a case report
    Masaaki Watanabe
    Department of Gastroenterology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1 15 1 Kitasato, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, 228 8555, Japan
    Abdom Imaging 33:324-7. 2008
    ..We propose the use of TIPS for diagnosing and treating intraperitoneal bleeding from ectopic varices...
  67. ncbi Secondary ultrasound examination increases the sensitivity of the FAST exam in blunt trauma
    Lorne H Blackbourne
    United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 57:934-8. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that a delayed, repeat ultrasound study (Secondary Ultrasound--SUS) will reveal additional intra-abdominal injuries and hemoperitoneum.
  68. ncbi [Acute haemoperitoneum due to spontaneous tumour rupture as first manifestation of hepatocellular carcinoma]
    A Abdel Samie
    Medizinische Klinik II, Klinikum Pforzheim, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Heidelberg
    Z Gastroenterol 45:615-9. 2007
    ..According to our knowledge this case report is the first publication on spontaneous HCC rupture without pre-existing liver cirrhosis...
  69. ncbi Spontaneous colonic mesenteric hemorrhage: report of an unusual case of abdominal apoplexy
    Eugene F Reilly
    Department of Surgery, Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, Pennsylvania, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1484-6. 2005
    ..The diagnosis was made when exploratory laparotomy revealed hemoperitoneum and an extensive hematoma in the transverse mesocolon, with no apparent source...
  70. ncbi Splenic rupture after colonoscopy. A case report and review of the literature
    Francesco Di Lecce
    SC di Chirurgia Generale, Azienda Ospedaliera Carlo Poma, Mantova
    Chir Ital 59:755-7. 2007
    ..Laboratory exams showed anaemia; the patient also developed hypotension and tachycardia; a CT scan revealed a splenic laceration with haemoperitoneum. A laparotomic splenectomy was successfully carried out...
  71. pmc Hemoperitoneum caused by hepatic necrosis and rupture following a snakebite: a case report with rare CT findings and successful embolization
    Jae Hong Ahn
    Department of Radiology, Asan Foundation, Gangneung Asan Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Sachun Myun, Gangneung, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 8:556-60. 2007
    ..findings in the case of a recently obtained successful clinical outcome after embolization of the hepatic artery in the case of a snakebite causing hemoperitoneum associated with hepatic necrosis and rupture with active bleeding.
  72. ncbi Novel computed tomography scan scoring system predicts the need for intervention after splenic injury
    Burke E Thompson
    Department of Central Carolina Surgery, Moses Cone Health System, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 60:1083-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a computed tomography (CT) scan screening test to predict the need for intervention in patients with splenic injury...
  73. ncbi Spontaneous splenic rupture in a healthy allogeneic donor of peripheral-blood stem cell following the administration of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (g-csf). A case report and review of the literature
    Nabil M Nuamah
    Hacettepe University Medical Faculty Department of General Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Haematologica 91:ECR08. 2006
    ..We herein, report a case of spontaneous splenic rupture secondary to high-dose G-CSF use (20 mcg/kg/day), in a healthy female allogeneic donor of peripheral-blood stem cell (PBSC) ...
  74. ncbi Nonoperative management of spontaneous splenic rupture in infectious mononucleosis: the role for emerging diagnostic and treatment modalities
    I Brichkov
    Department of Surgery, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11219, USA
    Am Surg 72:401-4. 2006
    ..The option of arteriography, with or without embolization, should be considered in the management of all patients with spontaneous splenic rupture in the setting of IM...
  75. ncbi [Spontaneous rupture of a splenic artery aneurysm: a rare cause of hemoperitoneum]
    R De Diego Catalá
    Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim 53:62-4. 2006
  76. ncbi A rare cause of intra-abdominal haemorrhage: spontaneous rupture of the splenic vein
    M C Safioleas
    Department of Propedeutic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Acta Chir Belg 106:237-9. 2006
    ..Control of haemorrhage and ligation of the splenic vein with urgent splenectomy is the appropriate treatment...
  77. ncbi [Rare injury from blunt abdominal trauma in a child]
    U Schwertfeger
    Chirurgische Klinik, Spital Oberengadin, Samedan, Schweiz
    Chirurg 77:263-6. 2006
    ..As the long-term results of graft implants are practically unknown, if possible a primary suture or vein patch should be performed...
  78. ncbi Spontaneous hemoperitoneum from a uterine leiomyoma in pregnancy
    Lisa Wong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1208-9. 2005
  79. ncbi Pathological splenic rupture: a rare complication of chronic myelomonocytic leukemia
    Shannon Lynn Goddard
    Myelodysplastic Syndrome Research Program, Department of Hematology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hematol 82:405-8. 2007
    ..Atraumatic rupture of the spleen has rarely been reported as a complication of CMML or other myelodysplastic disorders. This report should alert physicians to consider this diagnosis in patients with CMML and acute abdominal pain...
  80. ncbi Spontaneous uterine rupture during pregnancy, related to a horse fall 8 weeks earlier
    Ian Michiels
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Antwerp, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:380-1. 2007
  81. ncbi Splenic infarct: a rare cause of spontaneous rupture leading to massive haemoperitoneum
    Balakrishnan Mahesh
    Department of Accident and Emergency and Trauma Surgery, Sunderland Royal Hospital, Sunderland, United Kingdom
    ANZ J Surg 74:1030-2. 2004
    ..The gross and microscopic appearances were suggestive of splenic rupture occurring through areas of infarction. We proceed to analyse the causes of spontaneous rupture of the spleen in our discussion of this case...
  82. ncbi Sonographic assessment of blunt abdominal trauma: a 4-year prospective study
    John R Richards
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 30:59-67. 2002
    ..The sensitivity of sonography in the detection of hemoperitoneum varies, and little is known about the accuracy of sonography in the detection of injuries to specific organs...
  83. ncbi Neonatal hemoperitoneum caused by a congenital liver angioma
    Martin L Metzelder
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University Clinics Münster, Westfalische Wilhelms University, Munster, Germany
    J Pediatr Surg 39:234-6. 2004
    ..Therefore, a relatively blunt abdominal trauma caused a rupture of the liver in a histologically altered part, which histologically was found to be a relatively soft and fragile tumor of the liver...
  84. ncbi Not so FAST
    M Todd Miller
    Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 54:52-9; discussion 59-60. 2003
    ..Focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) as a screening tool in the evaluation of blunt abdominal trauma will lead to underdiagnosis of abdominal injuries and may have an impact on treatment and outcome in trauma patients...
  85. ncbi Preoperative diagnosis of traumatic disruption of the hepatocolic ligament by computed tomographic scanning: an interesting case of hemoperitoneum
    Vijay Rastogi
    Department of General Surgery, Easton Hospital, Pennsylvania 18042, USA
    J Trauma 55:1175-7. 2003
  86. ncbi [Hemorrhagic shock due to splenic rupture in non-severe acute pancreatitis]
    F Jaquier
    Service de Medecine Interne, Hôpital intercantonal de la Broye, Payerne
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 92:1821-3. 2003
    ..The causes of shock in acute pancreatitis and the factors that may lead to splenic rupture are discussed. In this patient, a possible role of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory treatment remains undetermined...
  87. ncbi Internal haemorrhage resulting from erosion of a pancreatic pseudocyst--a unique cause of fatal postpartum collapse
    Cathy Schünmann
    The Rankin Memorial Delivery Unit, Inverclyde Royal Hospital, Greenock, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 23:674-7. 2003
  88. ncbi [Spontaneous splenic rupture: report of three new cases and review of the literature]
    R Kianmanesh
    Service de Chirurgie Digestive, Hôpital Beaujon AP HP, Clichy, 100, boulevard du General Leclerc, 92118 cedex, Clichy, France
    Ann Chir 128:303-9. 2003
    ..reports 3 new cases of spontaneous (or atraumatic) splenic rupture of the spleen, including two with massive hemoperitoneum and one with a secondary rupture of splenic infarct, and reviews the literature about this rare disease...
  89. ncbi Pancreatic rupture following a bull-head caused blunt abdominal trauma
    Sascha Farese
    U O e Divisione Clinicizzata di Chirurgia Generale Ospedale Madonna delle Grazie ASL n 4, Matera
    Chir Ital 55:283-6. 2003
    ..The post-operative course was uneventful and healing of the pancreatic fistula was documented at CT scan 39 days after the operation...
  90. ncbi Spontaneous splenic rupture--a rare complication of amyloidosis
    A Z Khan
    Department of General Surgery, Worthing Hospital, West Sussex, UK
    Swiss Surg 9:92-4. 2003
    ..Amyloid deposition leading to capsular distension and increased vascular fragility is thought to predispose the spleen to rupture spontaneously...
  91. pmc Lesson learnt: don't prescribe heparin for hemoperitoneum!
    D Debnath
    West Cumberland Hospital, Whitehaven, Cumbria CA28 8GJ, UK
    Emerg Med J 20:206-7. 2003
    ..It may result in erroneous treatment of a condition, which is potentially curable...
  92. ncbi Diagnostic peritoneal lavage in the evaluation of abdominal trauma using the dipstick
    J W Githaiga
    Department of Human Anatomy, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, P O Box 19676, Nairobi, Kenya
    East Afr Med J 79:457-60. 2002
    ..To determine the accuracy and sensitivity of diagnostic peritoneal lavage in the assessment of intra-abdominal injury using the dipstick method...
  93. ncbi Sonographic diagnosis of traumatic gallbladder rupture
    Edward Y Kao
    University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 21:1295-7. 2002
    ..We report a case of gallbladder perforation after blunt abdominal trauma diagnosed on the basis of computed tomography (CT) and sonography...
  94. ncbi Isolated free fluid on computed tomographic scan in blunt abdominal trauma: a systematic review of incidence and management
    Christian Rodriguez
    Department of Surgery, Stamford Hospital, Stamford, Connecticut 06904, USA
    J Trauma 53:79-85. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to attempt to determine what to do when free fluid without solid organ injury is seen on abdominal CT scan in patients with blunt trauma...
  95. ncbi [The importance of laparoscopy in blunt abdominal trauma]
    L Meyer
    Chirurgische Klinik, Carl Thiem Klinikum, Cottbus, Germany
    Zentralbl Chir 127:533-7. 2002
    ..2 %. Our analysis suggests that laparoscopy should become firmly established in the diagnostic management and, if indicated, in the treatment of blunt abdominal trauma as well...
  96. ncbi [Surgical treatment of intraabdominal hemorrhage in peliosis hepatis]
    P Toth
    Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Debrecen, Moricz Zs Krt 22, 4004 Debrecen, Ungarn
    Chirurg 73:83-5. 2002
    ..Peliosis hepatis usually appears as a rare autopsy finding in asymptomatic patients or in patients with chronic wasting diseases. However, peliosis hepatis may present as hepatic dysfunction or shock from hepatic rupture...
  97. ncbi Blunt abdominal trauma in children: evaluation with emergency US
    John R Richards
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, PSSB 2100, 2315 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Radiology 222:749-54. 2002
    To assess the accuracy of emergency abdominal ultrasonography (US) in the detection of both hemoperitoneum and parenchymal organ injury in children.
  98. doi Ovarian tumor rupture causing massive hemoperitoneum: an unusual complication of colonoscopy
    Pietro Fusaroli
    Gastroenterology Unit, University of Bologna AUSL di Imola, Castel S Pietro Terme Hospital, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:1177; discussion 1178. 2008
  99. ncbi Surgical treatment in a patient with multiple implanted intraperitoneal metastases after resection of ruptured large hepatocellular carcinoma
    Ji Kon Ryu
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pundang Jesaeng General Hospital, Sungnam, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:239-42. 2004
    ..Computed tomography showed a 5x7-cm low-attenuation mass in the right hepatic lobe and hemoperitoneum was demonstrated...
  100. ncbi Blunt abdominal trauma: performance of CT without oral contrast material
    Joshua W Stuhlfaut
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, One Boston Medical Center Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiology 233:689-94. 2004
    ..To retrospectively evaluate multi-detector row computed tomography (CT) without oral contrast material for depiction of bowel and mesenteric injuries that require surgical repair in patients with blunt abdominal trauma...
  101. ncbi Prospective study of the clinical predictors of a positive abdominal computed tomography in blunt trauma patients
    David Beck
    Departments of Trauma, Akron General Medical Center, Akron, Ohio 44307, USA
    J Trauma 57:296-300. 2004
    ..CT scans are often used in the evaluation of blunt trauma patients. Many scans are negative. Clinical predictors of positive abdominal CT scans would be beneficial in patient care...

Research Grants20

  1. MR Imaging of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    Claude B Sirlin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Developing a safe and accurate method to diagnose and follow this disease may lead to earlier diagnosis and more effective treatment. ..
  2. Technical Validation of MRI Biomarkers of Liver Fat
    CLAUDE B contact SIRLIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. Pegylated Interferon +/- Ribavirin for Children with HCV
    Kathleen Schwarz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Other endpoints include biochemical and clinical safety assessments. This trial would thus provide critically needed data to guide safe and effective treatment of CHC, a major cause of liver disease in children ..
  4. VIRAL HEPATITIS IN CHILDREN OF INJECTION DRUG USERS
    Kathleen Schwarz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  5. Transducible Molecular Probes for Imaging Tumors
    Claude Sirlin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Novel Antigens & T & B Cell Responses in Biliary Atresia
    Kathleen Schwarz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Novel BA-specific peptides, monospecific antibodies, and BA-dimers could be used for early diagnosis, identification of cellular targets and intrahepatic T cells. ..
  7. Clinical Decision Rule to Identify Children with Intra-Abdominal Injuries
    James Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  8. MR Imaging of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    Claude B Sirlin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Developing a safe and accurate method to diagnose and follow this disease may lead to earlier diagnosis and more effective treatment. ..