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Extensive distortion and dysfunction of an Edwards Valeo lifestent placed for stenosis of the superior vena cava.
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PMID:  21766429     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present a case of multiple interventions to treat symptomatic stenosis of the superior vena cava in a child, with end-stage renal disease and a history of long-term hemodialysis, who had required indwelling central venous catheters for several years. The stenosis was successfully treated with an Edwards Valeo Lifestent, but recurrent symptomatic superior vena caval stenosis developed within 5 months, requiring repeat catheterization and stent placement. © 2011 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Authors:
Ranjit Aiyagari
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-7-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1522-726X     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-7-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100884139     Medline TA:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2011 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Affiliation:
Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. ranjita@umich.edu.
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