intramural hematoma


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in·tra·mu·ral he·ma·to·ma

a hematoma in the wall of a structure, such as the bowel or bladder, usually resulting from trauma or excessive anticoagulation.

in·tra·mu·ral he·ma·to·ma

(in'tră-myūr'ăl hē'mă-tō'mă)
A hematoma in the wall of a structure, such as the bowel or bladder, usually resulting from trauma.
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Acute aortic intramural hematoma: an analysis from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection.
Detailed angiographic features included lesion location, lesion length, percentage of lesion vessel stenosis, percentage of PCI, intimal dissection or intramural hematoma, CAG imaging types were also assessed.
Rosenberg, "Nontraumatic intramural hematoma of the duodenum complicating warfarin therapy," Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine, vol.
However, uncontrolled escalating coronary dissections, extension of intramural hematoma, and acute coronary thrombosis have been reported after stenting.
Findings associated with aortic lesions include mediastinal hemorrhage (Figure 5), aortic-contour deformity, intimal flap, intramural hematoma, direct evidence of a tear, thrombus into the aortic lumen, pseudoaneurysm (Figure 6), abrupt tapering of the descending aorta relative to the ascending aorta ("pseudocoarctation"), and rupture with extravasation of contrast material [22, 25].
Direct CT findings of acute aortic injury include deformity of the aortic contour (Figure 10), intimal flap, intraluminal debris, pseudoaneurysm, and intramural hematoma [16].
Emergency endoscopy was resorted and a duodenal intramural hematoma with active bleeding was found.
Intramural hematoma of the small intestine as a complication of anticoagulant therapy.
Spontaneous coronary artery dissection may cause an obstruction to the blood flow by the formation of an intramural hematoma between the adventitia and the media of the vessel wall.
Intramural Hematoma, Penetrating Ulcers and Acute Aortic Syndrome
A too-superficial suture can lead to the buildup of an intramural hematoma, she said.