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Arteriovenous fistula of the kidney: a case report of 47-year-old female patient treated by embolisation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12692574     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Arteriovenous fistulas of the kidney are rare. They may be acquired, idiopathic or arise in congenital arteriovenous malformations. There are only few reports in the current literature describing the successful embolisation of idiopathic arteriovenous fistulas. We report a 47-year-old hypertensive female patient with a successfully embolised arteriovenous fistula. Diagnosis was made on the basis of colour duplex Doppler examination and this method enabled further successful embolisation of the fistula.
K Paschalis-Purtak; M Januszewicz; A Rokicki; B Puciłowska; J Imiela; I Cybulska; W Cieśla; A Prejbisz; M Szostek; A Januszewicz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of human hypertension     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0950-9240     ISO Abbreviation:  J Hum Hypertens     Publication Date:  2003 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-04-14     Completed Date:  2003-10-06     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8811625     Medline TA:  J Hum Hypertens     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  293-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Hypertension, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Alpejska, Poland.
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MeSH Terms
Arteriovenous Fistula / complications,  therapy*
Embolization, Therapeutic
Hypertension / complications,  therapy
Kidney / blood supply*,  ultrasonography
Middle Aged
Renal Artery / abnormalities,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Renal Veins / abnormalities,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Ultrasonography, Doppler, Color

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