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Biliary coil migration
  1. Rita Slim1,2,
  2. Christele Khoueiry1,2,
  3. Cesar Yaghi1,2
  1. 1 Gastroenterology, Hotel-Dieu De France, Beirut, Lebanon
  2. 2 Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
  1. Correspondence to Dr Rita Slim, Gastroenterology, Hotel-Dieu De France, Achrafieh, Lebanon; rslimkaram{at}

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A 60-year-old woman had undergone liver transplantation because of end-stage primary biliary cholangitis. Post-transplantation, she developed haemobilia due to a pseudoaneurysm of the hepatic artery treated by coil embolisation (3 coil Helix ev3, 12–30, 10–30 and 4–8) (figure 1). Thereafter, she had recurrent episodes of cholangitis found to be due to stones in the biliary tract. …

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  • Contributors RS and CK: conception and design. CY: review of the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.