Revista Cubana de Cirugía
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BARRERA ORTEGA, Juan Carlos et al. Ligadura de las arterias hipogástricas de urgencia. Rev Cubana cir [online]. 2000, vol.39, n.2, pp. 136-138. ISSN 1561-2945.
Hypogastric artery ligation under emergency situations was applied in 13 female patients during 1996 and 1998. The most frequent causes were the bleeding cervix carcinoma and peripheral sepsis, the latter being combined with abdominal hysterectomy. No complications were found in the original procedure. Optimal results in controlling bleeding or preventing it were obtained
Palavras-chave : LIGATION [methods]; ILIAC ARTERY [surgery]; EMERGENCY TREATMENT.