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Death from a sharp stone. A fatal case of haemobilia
  1. N. J. Broderick,
  2. J. S. P. Jones,
  3. M. H. Cullen,
  4. J. Fletcher

    Abstract

    A case of fatal gastrointestinal haemorrhage due to haemobilia as a direct result of cholelithiasis is described. Erosion of a branch of the cystic artery by a stone was shown to be the source of the bleeding at post-mortem. The features of the haemobilia syndrome are discussed.

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