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Table 1 Demographic data of the study population

From: Safety and efficacy of emergency transarterial embolization for mesenteric bleeding

Number of patients 17
Age (years)
 Mean ± SD 67.4 ± 14.2
Male n. (%) 12 (70.6)
Previous disease n. (%)
 Hyper Blood Pressure 11 (64.7)
 Active cancer 6 (35.3)
 Chronic renal failure 1 (5.9)
Anticoagulation n. (%) 6 (35.3)
Trouble of haemostasis n. (%)
 Prothombin ratio ≤ 50% 2 (11.8)
 INR ≥1,5 2 (11.8)
Preoperative CT scan n. (%)
 Preoperative blush 7 (41.2)
 Preoperative pseudoaneurysm 7 (41.2)
 Both 3 (17.6)
Nadir of Haemoglobin (g/dl)
 Mean ± SD 9.2 ± 1.4
Red Blood Cell transfusion n. (%) 13 (76.4)
Hemodynamic instability n. (%) 5 (29.4)
Etiology n. (%)
 Post- operative 5 (29.4)
 Traumatic 2 (11.8)
 Pancreatitis 2 (11.8)
 Tumor 3 (17.6)
 Median arcuate ligament 3 (17.6)