There is a risk of perihepatic
haematoma, so compression is manually applied over the biopsy site for a few minutes post procedure.
Ultrasound-guided percutaneous catheter drainage of perihepatic
collections and endoscopic stenting of biliary leaks can avoid reoperation.
Our report is the first describing detection of biopsy-induced perihepatic
haematoma with following application of CEUS to exclude active bleeding and to assess liver perfusion intensive care unit.
Gross lesions identified at postmortem examination included cardiomegaly, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, and renomegaly, along with generalized pallor of these tissues, as well as perihepatic
effusion, ascites, pericardial effusion, epicardial petechiation, and subcutaneous hemorrhages.
Computed tomography of the chest and abdomen with contrast revealed a moderate pericardial effusion, a mildly thickened pericardium (without calcification), and a minimal amount of perihepatic
ascitic fluid (the likely cause of the patient's abdominal tenderness).
Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is an extra-pelvic manifestation of pelvic inflammatory disease ( PID) and is characterized by perihepatic
adhesions between liver capsule and diaphragm or anterior peritoneal surface(1-3).
Assistant deputy coroner Roger Whittaker said Mrs Cairns had died from a perihepatic
abscess, brought on by an operated perforated duodenal ulcer.
In the unenhanced CT scan, there was heterogeneous liver parenchyma, with hyperdense and hypodense areas, with perihepatic
In advance, we resected perihepatic
ligaments to free the liver and placed sterile gauze pads all around the organ to get a firm compression.
Alternatively, the tumour may present as a mass lesion at the hepatic hilum and be associated with perihepatic
The care of suspected liver injuries included repair of vascular, parenchymal, or biliary structures and drainage of the perihepatic
spaces to control biliary leaks and to avoid sepsis, said Dr.
Abstract: We present the case of an elderly patient with abdominal pain, weight loss, and subjective fever in whom a magnetic resonance imaging study revealed a perihepatic
abscess without invasion.