Haemobilia following blunt liver injury

  • Grant Llewellyn Laing Grey’s and Edendale Hospitals, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
  • D L Clarke Grey’s and Edendale Hospitals, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
  • L Ferndale Grey’s and Edendale Hospitals, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
  • D Reitz Grey’s and Edendale Hospitals, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
  • V Manchev Grey’s and Edendale Hospitals, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal

Abstract

Blunt liver trauma is commonly managed by non-operative measures. We report a case of an American Association for the Surgery of Trauma grade III liver injury and its complications, successfully managed by a combination of minimally invasive interventions.

Author Biography

Grant Llewellyn Laing, Grey’s and Edendale Hospitals, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
Department of Surgery Trauma Fellow
Published
2012-11-12
How to Cite
Laing, G., Clarke, D., Ferndale, L., Reitz, D., & Manchev, V. (2012). Haemobilia following blunt liver injury. South African Journal of Surgery, 50(4), 136-137. https://doi.org/10.7196/sajs.1442
Section
Case Reports