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Stab wound causing mesenteric-portal arteriovenous fistula: an unusual case with a spontaneous closure.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1271507     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of spontaneous closure of a mesenteric-portal arteriovenous fistula secondary to a stab wound is described. Although a variety of clinical complications can result from such fistulae, it is not always possible to perform an immediate closure of such lesions. The patient described was unable because of his condition to undergo surgical repair of his fistula: when readmitted after 2 months the fistula had closed and the artery was normal.
G R Smith; C H Northrop
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of trauma     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0022-5282     ISO Abbreviation:  J Trauma     Publication Date:  1976 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-08-02     Completed Date:  1976-08-02     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376373     Medline TA:  J Trauma     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  408-10     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Aorta, Abdominal / radiography
Arteriovenous Fistula / diagnosis,  etiology*,  radiography
Mesenteric Arteries* / radiography
Portal Vein* / radiography
Wound Healing
Wounds, Stab / complications*

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