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Article
July 1978

Renal Artery-Cholecystoduodenal FistulaA Late Complication of Dacron Patch Angioplasty for Renal Artery Stenosis

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

Arch Surg. 1978;113(7):888-890. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1978.01370190110023
Abstract

• A fistula formed between a false aneurysm of the renal artery, gallbladder, and duodenum after Dacron patch angioplasty for renal artery stenosis and led to massive gastrointestinal hemorrhage. The patient was successfully treated by renal artery ligation, nephrectomy, cholecystectomy, and closure of the duodenal fistula.

(Arch Surg 113:888-890, 1978)

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