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Table 2 Characteristics of the 7 patients who developed HPA post liver trauma

From: Hepatic pseudoaneurysm after traumatic liver injury; is CT follow-up warranted?

Patients with HPA Gender Age Mechanism of trauma Liver injury grade* Symptoms of HPA Blood transfusion
1 Female 25 Blunt 2 No No
2 Male 20 Blunt 2 Yes Yes
3 Male 45 Blunt 2 No No
4 Male 9 Blunt 3 No No
5 Male 30 Blunt 3 Yes Yes
6 Female 42 Blunt 4 No No
7 Male 42 Blunt 4 No No
  1. Detailed: 2 patients presented with symptoms of hemodynamic failure with hypotension, decreasing haemoglobin and abdominal pain. *No correlation between grade of liver injury and risk for HPA (p = 0.277).