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Gallbladder ulcer erosion into the cystic artery: a rare cause ofupper gastro-intestinal bleeding Case report

Author(s): Ben-Ishay Offir | Farraj Mouad | Shmulevsky Pavel | Person Benjamin | Kluger Yoram

Journal: World Journal of Emergency Surgery
ISSN 1749-7922

Volume: 5;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 8;
Date: 2010;
Original page

Abstract Intra luminal gallbladder bleeding is a rare cause of hemobilia that results in upper gastro-intestinal bleeding. In this case report we present a patient who presented with melena and eventually was diagnosed as bleeding from an ulcer in the gallbladder which was induced by gallstones and eroded into the cystic artery. Surgery revealed perforation of gallbladder which was the result of a pressure sore induced by a second gallstone.

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