Spontaneous hemoperitoneum.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Spontaneous hemoperitoneum is a rare, but life-threatening condition usually caused by nontraumatic rupture of the liver, spleen, or abdominal vasculature with underlying pathology. Management revolves around angioembolization or surgical intervention. This article provides a brief overview of the diagnosis and treatment of this disorder.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kasotakis, G

Published Date

  • February 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 94 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 65 - 69

PubMed ID

  • 24267498

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-3171

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.suc.2013.10.006


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States