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Table 2 Procedure and outcomes for patients treated by TAE

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

Number of patients 15
Localisation of bleeding n. (%)
 Left gastric artery 2 (13.3)
 Pancreaticoduodenal artery 4 (26.7)
 Right gastroepiploic artery 2 (13.3)
 Upper Mesenteric 4 (26.7)
 Splenic artery 2 (13.3)
 Dorsal pancreatic artery 1 (6.7)
Material of embolization n. (%)
 Coils 8 (53.3)
 NBCA 3 (20)
 Microparticles 1 (6.7)
 Plug 1 (6.7)
 Gelatine sponge slurry 1 (6.7)
 Coils + Microparticles 1 (6.7)
Duration of procedure (min) Mean ± SD 92.9 ± 43.7
Technical success n. (%) 14 (93.3)
Clinical success n. (%) 14 (93.3)
Per operative complication n. (%) 0 (0)
Post-operative complication n. (%)
 Minor 0 (0)
 Major 0 (0)
Death n. (%) 3 (20)
 Early ≤30 days 1 (6.7)
 Tardive > 30 days 2 (13.3)
Recurrence of bleeding n. (%)
 Early ≤30 days 3 (20)
 Late > 30 days 0 (0)