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Arteriovenous fistula between the right internal mammary artery and the subclavian vein: percutaneous closure with detachable balloon-catheter embolization.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8076007     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of iatrogenic fistula from the right internal mammary artery to the subclavian vein following subclavian vein catheterization is reported. The patient had undergone percutaneous Intracath catheterization of the subclavian vein to treat hypovolemic shock during the surgical treatment of ectopic pregnancy. She had remained symptom-free for 7 years and then started to complain of effort dyspnea. The patient was found to have a thrill and a bruit at the subclavian region, and arteriography demonstrated a fistula between the right internal mammary artery and the subclavian vein. The fistula was successfully closed by embolization with a percutaneous detachable balloon catheter.
Authors:
R Moura; R Uflacker; W B Yoshida; H A Rollo; S Lastoria; F H Maffei
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular surgery (London, England)     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0967-2109     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Surg     Publication Date:  1993 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-10-06     Completed Date:  1994-10-06     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9308765     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  86-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery and Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine of Botucatu, University Estadual Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angiography
Arteriovenous Fistula / radiography,  therapy*
Balloon Dilatation / instrumentation*
Embolization, Therapeutic / instrumentation*
Female
Humans
Iatrogenic Disease
Mammary Arteries* / injuries,  radiography
Postoperative Complications / radiography,  therapy
Pregnancy
Pregnancy, Ectopic / surgery
Subclavian Vein* / injuries,  radiography

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