CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Surg J (N Y) 2021; 07(S 01): S7-S10
DOI: 10.1055/s-0041-1727253
Precision Surgery in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Temporary Cross-Clamping of the Infrarenal Abdominal Aorta during Cesarean Hysterectomy to Control Operative Blood Loss

Mikio Hashiguchi
1   Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Okinawa Chubu Hospital, Okinawa, Japan
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Temporary cross-clamping of the infrarenal abdominal aorta to reduce bleeding during hysterectomy following cesarean section in patients with placenta previa-accreta is a relatively simple procedure; therefore, it can be an option when intravascular balloon catheter placement is impossible or encountered massive bleeding of the unexpected placenta accreta.

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Article published online:
09 September 2021

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