An abnormal direct communication between an artery and a vein without passing through the CAPILLARIES. An A-V fistula usually leads to the formation of a dilated sac-like connection, arteriovenous aneurysm. The locations and size of the shunts determine the degree of effects on the cardiovascular functions such as BLOOD PRESSURE and HEART RATE.
Surgical shunt allowing direct passage of blood from an artery to a vein. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Abnormal communication most commonly seen between two internal organs, or between an internal organ and the surface of the body.
Congenital, inherited, or acquired abnormalities involving ARTERIES; VEINS; or venous sinuses in the BRAIN; SPINAL CORD; and MENINGES.
An abnormal anatomical passage between the INTESTINE, and another segment of the intestine or other organs. External intestinal fistula is connected to the SKIN (enterocutaneous fistula). Internal intestinal fistula can be connected to a number of organs, such as STOMACH (gastrocolic fistula), the BILIARY TRACT (cholecystoduodenal fistula), or the URINARY BLADDER of the URINARY TRACT (colovesical fistula). Risk factors include inflammatory processes, cancer, radiation treatment, and surgical misadventures (MEDICAL ERRORS).
The outermost of the three MENINGES, a fibrous membrane of connective tissue that covers the brain and the spinal cord.
A method of hemostasis utilizing various agents such as Gelfoam, silastic, metal, glass, or plastic pellets, autologous clot, fat, and muscle as emboli. It has been used in the treatment of spinal cord and INTRACRANIAL ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS, renal arteriovenous fistulas, gastrointestinal bleeding, epistaxis, hypersplenism, certain highly vascular tumors, traumatic rupture of blood vessels, and control of operative hemorrhage.
An abnormal passage or communication leading from an internal organ to the surface of the body.
Large endothelium-lined venous channels situated between the two layers of DURA MATER, the endosteal and the meningeal layers. They are devoid of valves and are parts of the venous system of dura mater. Major cranial sinuses include a postero-superior group (such as superior sagittal, inferior sagittal, straight, transverse, and occipital) and an antero-inferior group (such as cavernous, petrosal, and basilar plexus).
An abnormal passage or communication between a bronchus and another part of the body.
An abnormal passage between two or more BLOOD VESSELS, between ARTERIES; VEINS; or between an artery and a vein.
An abnormal anatomical passage connecting the RECTUM to the outside, with an orifice at the site of drainage.
Therapy for the insufficient cleansing of the BLOOD by the kidneys based on dialysis and including hemodialysis, PERITONEAL DIALYSIS, and HEMODIAFILTRATION.
Abnormal passage communicating with the STOMACH.
An abnormal passage in any part of the URINARY TRACT between itself or with other organs.
An irregularly shaped venous space in the dura mater at either side of the sphenoid bone.
Abnormal passage communicating with the ESOPHAGUS. The most common type is TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA between the esophagus and the TRACHEA.
Large veins on either side of the root of the neck formed by the junction of the internal jugular and subclavian veins. They drain blood from the head, neck, and upper extremities, and unite to form the superior vena cava.
Veins draining the cerebrum.
Abnormal passage in any organ of the biliary tract or between biliary organs and other organs.
The vessels carrying blood away from the capillary beds.
The degree to which BLOOD VESSELS are not blocked or obstructed.
Abnormal passage communicating with the PANCREAS.
An abnormal anatomical passage between the RECTUM and the VAGINA.
Radiography of blood vessels after injection of a contrast medium.
An abnormal anatomical passage between the URINARY BLADDER and the VAGINA.
An abnormal passage communicating between any component of the respiratory tract or between any part of the respiratory system and surrounding organs.
An abnormal anatomical passage that connects the VAGINA to other organs, such as the bladder (VESICOVAGINAL FISTULA) or the rectum (RECTOVAGINAL FISTULA).
Arteries which supply the dura mater.
Radiography of the vascular system of the brain after injection of a contrast medium.
Abnormal passage between the ESOPHAGUS and the TRACHEA, acquired or congenital, often associated with ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA.
The compartment containing the inferior part and anterior extremities of the frontal lobes (FRONTAL LOBE) of the cerebral hemispheres. It is formed mainly by orbital parts of the FRONTAL BONE and the lesser wings of the SPHENOID BONE.
Catheters designed to be left within an organ or passage for an extended period of time.
An acquired or spontaneous abnormality in which there is communication between CAVERNOUS SINUS, a venous structure, and the CAROTID ARTERIES. It is often associated with HEAD TRAUMA, specifically basilar skull fractures (SKULL FRACTURE, BASILAR). Clinical signs often include VISION DISORDERS and INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION.
Penetrating wounds caused by a pointed object.
Abnormal formation of blood vessels that shunt arterial blood directly into veins without passing through the CAPILLARIES. They usually are crooked, dilated, and with thick vessel walls. A common type is the congenital arteriovenous fistula. The lack of blood flow and oxygen in the capillaries can lead to tissue damage in the affected areas.
The vein accompanying the femoral artery in the same sheath; it is a continuation of the popliteal vein and becomes the external iliac vein.
Congenital vascular anomalies in the brain characterized by direct communication between an artery and a vein without passing through the CAPILLARIES. The locations and size of the shunts determine the symptoms including HEADACHES; SEIZURES; STROKE; INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES; mass effect; and vascular steal effect.
A vein on either side of the body which is formed by the union of the external and internal iliac veins and passes upward to join with its fellow of the opposite side to form the inferior vena cava.
Veins in the neck which drain the brain, face, and neck into the brachiocephalic or subclavian veins.
The direct continuation of the brachial trunk, originating at the bifurcation of the brachial artery opposite the neck of the radius. Its branches may be divided into three groups corresponding to the three regions in which the vessel is situated, the forearm, wrist, and hand.
An abnormal passage in the URINARY BLADDER or between the bladder and any surrounding organ.
The region of the upper limb in animals, extending from the deltoid region to the HAND, and including the ARM; AXILLA; and SHOULDER.
Abnormal communication between two ARTERIES that may result from injury or occur as a congenital abnormality.
The long large endothelium-lined venous channel on the top outer surface of the brain. It receives blood from a vein in the nasal cavity, runs backwards, and gradually increases in size as blood drains from veins of the brain and the DURA MATER. Near the lower back of the CRANIUM, the superior sagittal sinus deviates to one side (usually the right) and continues on as one of the TRANSVERSE SINUSES.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Obstruction of flow in biological or prosthetic vascular grafts.
Homopolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. Nonflammable, tough, inert plastic tubing or sheeting; used to line vessels, insulate, protect or lubricate apparatus; also as filter, coating for surgical implants or as prosthetic material. Synonyms: Fluoroflex; Fluoroplast; Ftoroplast; Halon; Polyfene; PTFE; Tetron.
The end-stage of CHRONIC RENAL INSUFFICIENCY. It is characterized by the severe irreversible kidney damage (as measured by the level of PROTEINURIA) and the reduction in GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE to less than 15 ml per min (Kidney Foundation: Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative, 2002). These patients generally require HEMODIALYSIS or KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION.
The venous trunk of the upper limb; a continuation of the basilar and brachial veins running from the lower border of the teres major muscle to the outer border of the first rib where it becomes the subclavian vein.
Disruption of structural continuity of the body as a result of the discharge of firearms.
The two large endothelium-lined venous channels that begin at the internal occipital protuberance at the back and lower part of the CRANIUM and travels laterally and forward ending in the internal jugular vein (JUGULAR VEINS). One of the transverse sinuses, usually the right one, is the continuation of the SUPERIOR SAGITTAL SINUS. The other transverse sinus is the continuation of the straight sinus.
Non-invasive method of vascular imaging and determination of internal anatomy without injection of contrast media or radiation exposure. The technique is used especially in CEREBRAL ANGIOGRAPHY as well as for studies of other vascular structures.
The first branch of the SUBCLAVIAN ARTERY with distribution to muscles of the NECK; VERTEBRAE; SPINAL CORD; CEREBELLUM; and interior of the CEREBRUM.
Pathologic conditions which feature SPINAL CORD damage or dysfunction, including disorders involving the meninges and perimeningeal spaces surrounding the spinal cord. Traumatic injuries, vascular diseases, infections, and inflammatory/autoimmune processes may affect the spinal cord.
Device constructed of either synthetic or biological material that is used for the repair of injured or diseased blood vessels.
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
Pathological outpouching or sac-like dilatation in the wall of any blood vessel (ARTERIES or VEINS) or the heart (HEART ANEURYSM). It indicates a thin and weakened area in the wall which may later rupture. Aneurysms are classified by location, etiology, or other characteristics.
The main artery of the thigh, a continuation of the external iliac artery.
The condition of an anatomical structure's being constricted beyond normal dimensions.
Malformations of CORONARY VESSELS, either arteries or veins. Included are anomalous origins of coronary arteries; ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA; CORONARY ANEURYSM; MYOCARDIAL BRIDGING; and others.
Not an aneurysm but a well-defined collection of blood and CONNECTIVE TISSUE outside the wall of a blood vessel or the heart. It is the containment of a ruptured blood vessel or heart, such as sealing a rupture of the left ventricle. False aneurysm is formed by organized THROMBUS and HEMATOMA in surrounding tissue.
The superior part of the upper extremity between the SHOULDER and the ELBOW.
The continuation of the axillary vein which follows the subclavian artery and then joins the internal jugular vein to form the brachiocephalic vein.
The blood pressure in the VEINS. It is usually measured to assess the filling PRESSURE to the HEART VENTRICLE.
A method of delineating blood vessels by subtracting a tissue background image from an image of tissue plus intravascular contrast material that attenuates the X-ray photons. The background image is determined from a digitized image taken a few moments before injection of the contrast material. The resulting angiogram is a high-contrast image of the vessel. This subtraction technique allows extraction of a high-intensity signal from the superimposed background information. The image is thus the result of the differential absorption of X-rays by different tissues.
Branch of the common carotid artery which supplies the exterior of the head, the face, and the greater part of the neck.
Any adverse condition in a patient occurring as the result of treatment by a physician, surgeon, or other health professional, especially infections acquired by a patient during the course of treatment.
Ultrasonography applying the Doppler effect combined with real-time imaging. The real-time image is created by rapid movement of the ultrasound beam. A powerful advantage of this technique is the ability to estimate the velocity of flow from the Doppler shift frequency.
A state of elevated cardiac output due to conditions of either increased hemodynamic demand or reduced cardiac oxygen output. These conditions may include ANEMIA; ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA; THYROTOXICOSIS; PREGNANCY; EXERCISE; FEVER; and ANOXIA. In time, compensatory changes of the heart can lead to pathological form of high cardiac output and eventual HEART FAILURE.
Radiographic visualization or recording of a vein after the injection of contrast medium.
Surgical insertion of BLOOD VESSEL PROSTHESES to repair injured or diseased blood vessels.
Either of two large arteries originating from the abdominal aorta; they supply blood to the pelvis, abdominal wall and legs.
Ultrasonography applying the Doppler effect, with the superposition of flow information as colors on a gray scale in a real-time image. This type of ultrasonography is well-suited to identifying the location of high-velocity flow (such as in a stenosis) or of mapping the extent of flow in a certain region.
The continuation of the axillary artery; it branches into the radial and ulnar arteries.
Vein formed by the union (at the hilus of the spleen) of several small veins from the stomach, pancreas, spleen and mesentery.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
A tissue adhesive that is applied as a monomer to moist tissue and polymerizes to form a bond. It is slowly biodegradable and used in all kinds of surgery, including dental.
The venous trunk which receives blood from the lower extremities and from the pelvic and abdominal organs.
Vomiting of blood that is either fresh bright red, or older "coffee-ground" in character. It generally indicates bleeding of the UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.
An abnormal passage communicating between any components of the digestive system, or between any part of the digestive system and surrounding organ(s).
X-ray visualization of the spinal cord following injection of contrast medium into the spinal arachnoid space.
Part of the arm in humans and primates extending from the ELBOW to the WRIST.
A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
The largest branch of the celiac trunk with distribution to the spleen, pancreas, stomach and greater omentum.
Surgical union or shunt between ducts, tubes or vessels. It may be end-to-end, end-to-side, side-to-end, or side-to-side.
The larger of the two terminal branches of the brachial artery, beginning about one centimeter distal to the bend of the elbow. Like the RADIAL ARTERY, its branches may be divided into three groups corresponding to their locations in the forearm, wrist, and hand.
Formation and development of a thrombus or blood clot in the blood vessel.
Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures that are invasive or surgical in nature, and require the expertise of a specially trained radiologist. In general, they are more invasive than diagnostic imaging but less invasive than major surgery. They often involve catheterization, fluoroscopy, or computed tomography. Some examples include percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography, percutaneous transthoracic biopsy, balloon angioplasty, and arterial embolization.
Methods to repair breaks in tissue caused by trauma or to close surgical incisions.
Operative procedures for the treatment of vascular disorders.
A cylindrical column of tissue that lies within the vertebral canal. It is composed of WHITE MATTER and GRAY MATTER.
The innermost layer of the three meninges covering the brain and spinal cord. It is the fine vascular membrane that lies under the ARACHNOID and the DURA MATER.
A nonspecific symptom of hearing disorder characterized by the sensation of buzzing, ringing, clicking, pulsations, and other noises in the ear. Objective tinnitus refers to noises generated from within the ear or adjacent structures that can be heard by other individuals. The term subjective tinnitus is used when the sound is audible only to the affected individual. Tinnitus may occur as a manifestation of COCHLEAR DISEASES; VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR NERVE DISEASES; INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; and other conditions.
A measure of the quality of health care by assessment of unsuccessful results of management and procedures used in combating disease, in individual cases or series.
An abnormal passage within the mouth communicating between two or more anatomical structures.
The flow of BLOOD through or around an organ or region of the body.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
The veins that return the oxygenated blood from the lungs to the left atrium of the heart.
A highly polar organic liquid, that is used widely as a chemical solvent. Because of its ability to penetrate biological membranes, it is used as a vehicle for topical application of pharmaceuticals. It is also used to protect tissue during CRYOPRESERVATION. Dimethyl sulfoxide shows a range of pharmacological activity including analgesia and anti-inflammation.
Placement of an intravenous CATHETER in the subclavian, jugular, or other central vein.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Mild to moderate loss of bilateral lower extremity motor function, which may be a manifestation of SPINAL CORD DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; MUSCULAR DISEASES; INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION; parasagittal brain lesions; and other conditions.
Short thick veins which return blood from the kidneys to the vena cava.
Use or insertion of a tubular device into a duct, blood vessel, hollow organ, or body cavity for injecting or withdrawing fluids for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. It differs from INTUBATION in that the tube here is used to restore or maintain patency in obstructions.
A spontaneous diminution or abatement of a disease over time, without formal treatment.
Assessment of sensory and motor responses and reflexes that is used to determine impairment of the nervous system.
A vessel that directly interconnects an artery and a vein, and that acts as a shunt to bypass the capillary bed. Not to be confused with surgical anastomosis, nor with arteriovenous fistula.
The short wide vessel arising from the conus arteriosus of the right ventricle and conveying unaerated blood to the lungs.
The black, tarry, foul-smelling FECES that contain degraded blood.
The compartment containing the anterior extremities and half the inferior surface of the temporal lobes (TEMPORAL LOBE) of the cerebral hemispheres. Lying posterior and inferior to the anterior cranial fossa (CRANIAL FOSSA, ANTERIOR), it is formed by part of the TEMPORAL BONE and SPHENOID BONE. It is separated from the posterior cranial fossa (CRANIAL FOSSA, POSTERIOR) by crests formed by the superior borders of the petrous parts of the temporal bones.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
The vessels carrying blood away from the heart.
Artery arising from the brachiocephalic trunk on the right side and from the arch of the aorta on the left side. It distributes to the neck, thoracic wall, spinal cord, brain, meninges, and upper limb.
Substances used to cause adherence of tissue to tissue or tissue to non-tissue surfaces, as for prostheses.
Part of the back and base of the CRANIUM that encloses the FORAMEN MAGNUM.
Injuries to blood vessels caused by laceration, contusion, puncture, or crush and other types of injuries. Symptoms vary by site and mode of injuries and may include bleeding, bruising, swelling, pain, and numbness. It does not include injuries secondary to pathologic function or diseases such as ATHEROSCLEROSIS.
Veins which return blood from the intestines; the inferior mesenteric vein empties into the splenic vein, the superior mesenteric vein joins the splenic vein to form the portal vein.
Formation or presence of a blood clot (THROMBUS) in the CRANIAL SINUSES, large endothelium-lined venous channels situated within the SKULL. Intracranial sinuses, also called cranial venous sinuses, include the superior sagittal, cavernous, lateral, petrous sinuses, and many others. Cranial sinus thrombosis can lead to severe HEADACHE; SEIZURE; and other neurological defects.
Incision of tissues for injection of medication or for other diagnostic or therapeutic procedures. Punctures of the skin, for example may be used for diagnostic drainage; of blood vessels for diagnostic imaging procedures.
An autosomal dominant vascular anomaly characterized by telangiectases of the skin and mucous membranes and by recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding. This disorder is caused by mutations of a gene (on chromosome 9q3) which encodes endoglin, a membrane glycoprotein that binds TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR BETA.
A value equal to the total volume flow divided by the cross-sectional area of the vascular bed.
Disorders of one or more of the twelve cranial nerves. With the exception of the optic and olfactory nerves, this includes disorders of the brain stem nuclei from which the cranial nerves originate or terminate.
A hypoperfusion of the BLOOD through an organ or tissue caused by a PATHOLOGIC CONSTRICTION or obstruction of its BLOOD VESSELS, or an absence of BLOOD CIRCULATION.
The vein formed by the union of the anterior and posterior tibial veins; it courses through the popliteal space and becomes the femoral vein.
The tearing or bursting of the weakened wall of the aneurysmal sac, usually heralded by sudden worsening pain. The great danger of a ruptured aneurysm is the large amount of blood spilling into the surrounding tissues and cavities, causing HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK.
The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
Surgery performed on the nervous system or its parts.
The inferior region of the skull consisting of an internal (cerebral), and an external (basilar) surface.
Bleeding into the intracranial or spinal SUBARACHNOID SPACE, most resulting from INTRACRANIAL ANEURYSM rupture. It can occur after traumatic injuries (SUBARACHNOID HEMORRHAGE, TRAUMATIC). Clinical features include HEADACHE; NAUSEA; VOMITING, nuchal rigidity, variable neurological deficits and reduced mental status.
Pathological conditions in the DUODENUM region of the small intestine (INTESTINE, SMALL).
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
The vein which drains the foot and leg.
Catheters that are inserted into a large central vein such as a SUBCLAVIAN VEIN or FEMORAL VEIN.
Agents acting to arrest the flow of blood. Absorbable hemostatics arrest bleeding either by the formation of an artificial clot or by providing a mechanical matrix that facilitates clotting when applied directly to the bleeding surface. These agents function more at the capillary level and are not effective at stemming arterial or venous bleeding under any significant intravascular pressure.
Abnormal balloon- or sac-like dilatation in the wall of any one of the iliac arteries including the common, the internal, or the external ILIAC ARTERY.
Devices that provide support for tubular structures that are being anastomosed or for body cavities during skin grafting.
Wounds caused by objects penetrating the skin.
Minimally invasive procedures, diagnostic or therapeutic, performed within the BLOOD VESSELS. They may be perfomed via ANGIOSCOPY; INTERVENTIONAL MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING; INTERVENTIONAL RADIOGRAPHY; or INTERVENTIONAL ULTRASONOGRAPHY.
The part of a human or animal body connecting the HEAD to the rest of the body.
Bleeding into one or both CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES including the BASAL GANGLIA and the CEREBRAL CORTEX. It is often associated with HYPERTENSION and CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA.
The continuation of the femoral artery coursing through the popliteal fossa; it divides into the anterior and posterior tibial arteries.
Pathological processes involving the URETHRA.
The inferior part of the lower extremity between the KNEE and the ANKLE.
Congenital abnormality characterized by the lack of full development of the ESOPHAGUS that commonly occurs with TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA. Symptoms include excessive SALIVATION; GAGGING; CYANOSIS; and DYSPNEA.
Application of a ligature to tie a vessel or strangulate a part.
Care given during the period prior to undergoing surgery when psychological and physical preparations are made according to the special needs of the individual patient. This period spans the time between admission to the hospital to the time the surgery begins. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Methods used to temporarily or permanently block the flow of BODY FLUIDS through various ducts and tubules throughout the body, including BLOOD VESSELS and LYMPHATIC VESSELS such as by THERAPEUTIC EMBOLIZATION or LIGATION.
The region of the upper limb between the metacarpus and the FOREARM.
The first seven VERTEBRAE of the SPINAL COLUMN, which correspond to the VERTEBRAE of the NECK.
The performance of surgical procedures with the aid of a microscope.
The artery supplying nearly all the left half of the transverse colon, the whole of the descending colon, the sigmoid colon, and the greater part of the rectum. It is smaller than the superior mesenteric artery (MESENTERIC ARTERY, SUPERIOR) and arises from the aorta above its bifurcation into the common iliac arteries.
A fistula between the maxillary sinus and the oral cavity.
Abnormal balloon- or sac-like dilatation in the wall of CORONARY VESSELS. Most coronary aneurysms are due to CORONARY ATHEROSCLEROSIS, and the rest are due to inflammatory diseases, such as KAWASAKI DISEASE.
Increased pressure within the cranial vault. This may result from several conditions, including HYDROCEPHALUS; BRAIN EDEMA; intracranial masses; severe systemic HYPERTENSION; PSEUDOTUMOR CEREBRI; and other disorders.
Insertion of a catheter into a peripheral artery, vein, or airway for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.
Polyester polymers formed from terephthalic acid or its esters and ethylene glycol. They can be formed into tapes, films or pulled into fibers that are pressed into meshes or woven into fabrics.
Hand-held tools or implements used by health professionals for the performance of surgical tasks.
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Schanzer H, Schwartz M, Harrington E, Haimov M (1988). "Treatment of ischemia due to "steal" by arteriovenous fistula with ...
Nikfarjam J, Taub PJ, Patel A, Rose E. Arteriovenous fistula following radial forearm free flap. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2011 Jun ...
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In 1980 he described the Fistula Flow Ratio (French 'RDF') to assess the flow of arteriovenous fistulas, especially in renal ...
An anastomosis connecting an artery to a vein is also used to create an arteriovenous fistula as an access for hemodialysis. ...
... an arteriovenous fistula is created (more specifically, a carotid-cavernous fistula). Lesions affecting the cavernous sinus may ... carotid-cavernous fistula, bacterial infection causing cavernous sinus thrombosis, aseptic cavernous sinus thrombosis, ...
Any injections or blood pressure measurement should not be performed on an arm with an arteriovenous (AV) fistula. If the AV ...
... such as an arteriovenous fistula) or innate (such as the arteriovenous shunt of a metarteriole); and it may be natural (such as ... Traumatic intestinal fistulas usually occur between two loops of intestine (entero-enteric fistula) or intestine and skin ( ... These are usually referred to as fistulas. In the cases of veins or arteries, traumatic fistulas usually occur between artery ... Anastomoses that are abnormal, whether congenital or acquired, are often called fistulas. The term is used in medicine, biology ...
2013). "Spinal dural arterio-venous fistula: clinico-radiological profile and outcome following surgical occlusion in an Indian ... Spinal arteriovenous malformations (AVMs, or angiomatous malformations) are congenital (from birth) abnormalities of blood ... A bruit (unusual blood sounds) may be heard overlying the spinal arteriovenous malformation. Very occasionally, nevus (moles) ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
arteriovenous fistula (Nicoladoni sign). Venous. *Friedreich's sign. *Caput medusae. *Kussmaul's sign. *DVT *Bancroft's sign ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Coarctation of the aorta is also a known risk factor,[5] as is arteriovenous malformation.[7] Genetic conditions associated ... Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Coronary arteriovenous fistula, acquired. *(I28.0) Arteriovenous fistula of pulmonary vessels *Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula ... K60) Anal and rectal fissures and fistulas *(K60.3) Anal fistula. *(K60.5) Anorectal fistula (fecal fistula, fistula-in-ano): ... N64.0) Fistula of nipple. *(N82) Fistulae involving female genital tract / Obstetric fistula *(N82.0) Vesicovaginal fistula: ... The Latin word fistula (plural fistulas or fistulae /-li, -laɪ/) literally means tube or pipe. ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Beriberi. *Anemia. *Tirotoksikosis. *Penyakit Paget. *Kelainan dengan patogenesis yang belum jelas * ...
Vascular - arteriovenous malformations, hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasias, renal vascular thromboses. *trauma. *acute ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Systemic embolism of venous origin can occur in patients with an atrial or ventricular septal defect, or an arteriovenous ... Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Native access for hemodialysis (e.g. AV fistulas or grafts) are unsuitable for CHF because the prolonged residence of the ... Kramer P, Wigger W, Rieger J, Matthaei D, Scheler F. Arteriovenous haemofiltration: a new and simple method for treatment of ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
I28.0) Arteriovenous fistula of pulmonary vessels. *(I28.1) Aneurysm of pulmonary artery. *(I28.8) Other specified diseases of ...
Arteriovenous fistula (AVF) : a lesion with a direct communication via fistulae between an artery and a vein.[2] ... CM-AVM: capillary malformation- arteriovenous malformation[13]. Terminology[edit]. Correct term. Incorrect terminology commonly ... Arteriovenous malformation : a lesion with a direct connection between an artery and a vein, without an intervening capillary ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
Antunes, J.L., DiGiacinto, G.V., Michelsen, W.J.: Giant hemispheric arteriovenous fistula in an infant. Surg. Neurol. 7:45-48, ... Antunes, J.L., Yahr, M.D., Hilal, S.K.: Extrapyramidal dysfunction with cerebral arteriovenous malformations. J. Neurol. ...
... and arteriovenous fistulas.[11] The prognosis for penetrating head injuries varies widely.[11] ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
... arteriovenous fistulae, or arteriovenous malformations.. Viral infections of the heart can lead to inflammation of the muscular ...
Examples are arteriovenous fistulae or aneurysms (with or without thrombosis), biliary fistulae or aneurysms, sclerosing ...
Arteriovenous fistula. *Arteriovenous malformation. *Telangiectasia *Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Vascular nevus. * ...
It is a type of arteriovenous fistula. As arterial blood under high pressure enters the cavernous sinus, the normal venous ... CCF symptoms include bruit (a humming sound within the skull due to high blood flow through the arteriovenous fistula), ... Selective arteriography is used to evaluate arteriovenous fistulas. High resolution digital subtraction angiography may help in ... "Onyx embolisation of cavernous sinus dural arteriovenous fistula via direct percutaneous transorbital puncture". Journal of ...
447 Other disorders of arteries and arterioles 447.0 Arteriovenous fistula acquired 448 Disease of capillaries 449 Septic ... 416.9 Chronic pulmonary heart disease unspecified 417 Other diseases of pulmonary circulation 417.0 Arteriovenous fistula of ...
... aneurysms of the great vessels Congenital antithrombin III deficiency Congenital aplastic anemia Congenital arteriovenous shunt ... Cornelia de Lange syndrome Corneodermatoosseous syndrome Coronal synostosis syndactyly jejunal atresia Coronaro-cardiac fistula ... rigidity Congenital benign spinal muscular atrophy dominant Congenital brain disorder Congenital bronchobiliary fistula ...
When the vein is large enough to allow cannulation, the fistula is defined as "mature". An arteriovenous fistula can increase ... Ultrasound Arteriovenous malformation Branham sign Carotid-cavernous fistula Fistula Human umbilical vein graft Pseudoaneurysm ... When an arteriovenous fistula is formed involving a major artery like the abdominal aorta, it can lead to a large decrease in ... An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal connection or passageway between an artery and a vein. It may be congenital, surgically ...
... simple dural arteriovenous fistulas have a single meningeal arterial supply Type Ib - more complex arteriovenous fistulas are ... A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) or Malformation, is an abnormal direct connection (fistula) between a meningeal artery and ... Arteriovenous fistula Sundt, Thoralf M.; Piepgras, David G. (1983-07-01). "The surgical approach to arteriovenous malformations ... Type I dural arteriovenous fistulas are supplied by meningeal arteries and drain into a meningeal vein or dural venous sinus. ...
Dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are abnormal connections between arteries and veins within the covering of the brain the ... If an arteriovenous fistula is suspected, it is important to make a diagnosis and consult with a specialist quickly to prevent ... Dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are abnormal connections between arteries and veins within the covering of the brain (dura ... Lateral (side) view skull x-ray showing the glue material filling the area abnormal connection of the fistula (white arrow). ...
Definition An arteriovenous fistula (AV fistula) is the connection of a vein and an artery, usually in the forearm, to allow ... Arteriovenous fistula. Definition. An arteriovenous fistula (AV fistula) is the connection of a vein and an artery, usually in ... Arteriovenous Fistula. Definition. An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal channel or passage between an artery and a vein. ... Arteriovenous fistula. Definition. An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal channel or passage between an artery and a vein. ...
Arteriovenous fistula, abnormal direct opening between an artery and a vein; it sometimes results from accidental penetration ... As a result of the defect, the arterial blood is passed to the venous side of the fistula, and the blood ... arteriovenous fistulaAn arteriovenous fistula of the superior sagittal sinus in the brain. The fistula is draining into ... Alternative Title: arteriovenous aneurysm. Arteriovenous fistula, abnormal direct opening between an artery and a vein; it ...
Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal connection between an artery and vein in the lungs. As a result, blood passes ... Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal connection between an artery and vein in the lungs. As a result, blood passes ... Pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas are usually the result of abnormal development of the blood vessels of the lung. Most occur in ... When arteriovenous fistulas are caused by liver disease, the treatment is a liver transplant. ...
Dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF). Dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF). Dural arteriovenous fistulas are abnormal connections ... Dural arteriovenous fistulas (dAVFs) are abnormal connections between an artery and a vein in the tough covering over the brain ... Most dural arteriovenous fistulas have no clear origin, although some result from identifiable causes such as traumatic head ... Dural arteriovenous fistulas: A review of the literature and a presentation of a single institutions experience. World ...
Dural arteriovenous fistula, Spinal arteriovenous malformation, Ischemic stroke, Vascular malformation. Show more areas of ... Dural arteriovenous fistula, Arteriovenous malformation, Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, Cavernous malformations. Show ... Arteriovenous malformation, Cavernous malformations, Dural arteriovenous fistula, Glioblastoma multiforme, Myelomeningocele, ... See a list of publications on dural arteriovenous fistulas by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library ...
Arteriovenous fistula after hair transplantation.. Br Med J 1978; 1 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.6109.340 (Published 11 ...
... J Neurosurg Spine. 2013 Nov;19(5):582-90. doi: 10.3171/2013.8. ... Object: Our understanding of spinal extradural arteriovenous fistulas (eAVFs) is relatively limited. In this study the authors ...
... fistulas are the most commonly encountered vascular malformation of the spinal cord and a treatable cause for progressive para ... Arteriovenous Fistula / diagnosis*, therapy*. Dura Mater / blood supply. Embolization, Therapeutic*. Humans. Spinal Cord / ... Spinal dural arteriovenous (AV) fistulas are the most commonly encountered vascular malformation of the spinal cord and a ... 16079948 - Closure of a surgically created arteriovenous fistula with a covered stent-graft in a p.... 8434468 - Interventional ...
... Matthew K. Edwards,1 Erica N. Christenson,1 Brian M. Corliss,2 Adam J. ... Cervical vertebral AV fistulae are uncommon vascular lesions involving abnormal communication between the extradural vertebral ... We examine the case of a female evaluated in the emergency department with a vertebral AV fistula presenting classically as ... A discussion on the etiology, pathophysiology, and management of vertebral AV fistulae follows. ...
The backwards flow within the brain veins indicates that this is the "bad" type of dural arteriovenous fistula. The patient ... The image on the left is the original angiogram showing the fistula. The image on the right shows that the fistula is gone ...
... *A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) is an abnormal connection between the arteries that ... A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) results when the blood vessels that normally supply the scalp and coverings of the brain ( ...
Side-to-side Antecubital Arteriovenous Fistulae for Haemodialysis Br Med J 1974; 3 :617 ... Side-to-side Antecubital Arteriovenous Fistulae for Haemodialysis. Br Med J 1974; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5931.617 ... Eleven patients have so far been dialysed for a total of 80 fistula months. There was one early failure and no late ones. The ...
... Matthew K. Edwards,1 Erica N. Christenson,1 Brian M. ... Comment on "Vertebral Arteriovenous Fistula: An Unwelcome Thrill", Stephen M. Foreman and Michael J. Stahl Case Reports in ... S. M. Foreman and M. J. Stahl, "Comment on "Vertebral Arteriovenous Fistula: An Unwelcome Thrill"," Case Reports in Emergency ... Vertebral Arteriovenous Fistula: An Unwelcome Thrill, Matthew K. Edwards, Erica N. Christenson, Brian M. Corliss, Adam J. ...
Arteriovenous Fistula Tissue Bank. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor ... Arteriovenous Fistula Tissue Bank. Brief Summary This project will bank sera, DNA and vascular specimens from patients ... Patients will be eligible if they are 19 years of age or greater and have placement of an arteriovenous fistula planned witin ...
Dural arteriovenous fistulas are abnormal connections that form between an artery and a vein in the tough covering over the ... Dural arteriovenous fistulas are abnormal connections that form between an artery and a vein in the tough covering over the ... Dural arteriovenous fistulas (dAVFs) are abnormal connections between an artery and a vein in the tough covering over the brain ... Most dural arteriovenous fistulas have no clear origin, although some result from identifiable causes such as traumatic head ...
Brain Arteriovenous Malformations and Arteriovenous Fistulas,語言:英文,ISBN:9781626233225,頁數:296,作者:Dumont, Aaron S., M.D. (EDT)/ ... Brain Arteriovenous Malformations and Arteriovenous Fistulas. *作者: Dumont, Aaron S., M.D. (EDT)/ Lanzino, Giuseppe, M.D. (EDT ... Surgical management of lobar AVMs, brain dural arteriovenous fistulas, cerebellar AVMs, basal ganglia, thalamic, and brainstem ... and arteriovenous fistulas (AVF). All major treatment approaches are encompassed including microsurgery, endovascular treatment ...
The following tests may be used to diagnose your dural arteriovenous fistulae (DAVF) and help identify its size, location and ... Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae. Diagnosis The following tests may be used to diagnose your dural arteriovenous fistulae (DAVF) ...
Dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are rare, abnormal connections between arteries and veins in the protective membrane ... Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae Dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are rare, abnormal connections between arteries and veins in ... Our Approach to Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae. At UCSF, dural arteriovenous fistulas are diagnosed and treated by an expert team ... DAVFs are part of a group of conditions called arteriovenous malformations.. An unusually heavy blood flow can lead to ...
Fistula. Renal Insufficiency. Kidney Failure, Chronic. Arteriovenous Fistula. Pathological Conditions, Anatomical. Kidney ... Arteriovenous Fistula Tissue Bank. The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the ... Patients will be eligible if they are 19 years of age or greater and have placement of an arteriovenous fistula planned witin ... Arteriovenous Malformations. Vascular Malformations. Cardiovascular Abnormalities. Cardiovascular Diseases. Vascular Fistula. ...
... and fistula (AVF) symptoms, and the treatments available at UPMC for these vascular malformations of the spine. ... Two of the most common types are arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs). ... Two of the most common types are arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs). ...
Read more about Dural Arteriovenous Fistula symptoms and treatment options available at UPMC, a world leader in neurosurgery. ... Dural Arteriovenous Fistula (dAVF). Dr. Bradley Gross discusses dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF) symptoms, diagnosis, and ... What Is a Dural Arteriovenous Fistula?. Dural arteriovenous fistulas (dAVFs) are rare, abnormal connections between arteries ... Fistula Cavernous Carotid Fistula Brain Aneurysm Cerebral Cavernous Malformation Dural Arteriovenous Fistula Extracranial/ ...
Most often, the fistulas are due to rupture of an aneurysm of the hepati ... A case of the rare portosystemic arteriovenous fistula is presented. This lesion, although basically simple, is not trivial. ... Arteriovenous Fistula / surgery*. Humans. Ligation. Male. Middle Aged. Portal System / radiography, surgery*. ... A case of the rare portosystemic arteriovenous fistula is presented. This lesion, although basically simple, is not trivial. ...
An adult case of congenital external carotid-jugular arteriovenous fistula with reversible circulatory insufficiency in the ... Cavagna E, DAndrea P, Schiavon F, Tarroni G. Failing hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula and percutaneous treatment: imaging ... Congestive failure in the newborn caused by cerebral A-V fistula; a clinical and pathological report of two cases. AMA Am J Dis ... Congenital arteriovenous communications. Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1928;46:470-83.Google Scholar ...
The role of transvenous embolization in the treatment of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas.. Roy D1, Raymond J. ... To evaluate the role of transvenous embolization in the treatment of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs), ... and 1 intradiploic fistulas. Three fistulas were Type I, 12 were Type IIa, and 9 were Type IIa+b, according to the revised ... There was one persistent cavernous fistula despite coil packing of the cavernous sinus. Complications were as follows: five ...
Buttonhole versus rope-ladder cannulation of arteriovenous fistulas for hemodialysis: a systematic review.. Wong B1, Muneer M2 ... The buttonhole technique is an alternative method of cannulating the arteriovenous fistula (AVF) in hemodialysis (HD), ... Buttonhole; access-related infection; arteriovenous fistula (AVF); cannulation technique; chronic kidney disease (CKD); end- ...
Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVMs) were first described in 1897. They consist of abnormal communications between the ... encoded search term (Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistulae) and Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistulae What to Read Next on Medscape. ... Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistulae Follow-up. Updated: Jan 29, 2015 * Author: Barry A Love, MD; Chief Editor: Howard S Weber, MD ... Pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas: Mayo Clinic experience, 1982-1997. Mayo Clin Proc. 1999 Jul. 74(7):671-80. [Medline]. ...
Spontaneous closure of selected iatrogenic pseudoaneurysms and arteriovenous fistulae. J Vasc Surg. 1997;25:803-808. ... Femoral Pseudoaneurysm With a Communicating Arteriovenous Fistula. A Complication After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Mai ... However, in patients who develop symptoms indicating disease progression or the pseudoaneurysm/arteriovenous fistula fails to ... and arteriovenous fistula (blue) in full length as 2 parallel tracts, shunting blood from the common femoral artery to the ...
  • A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) or Malformation, is an abnormal direct connection (fistula) between a meningeal artery and a meningeal vein or dural venous sinus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Borden Classification of dural arteriovenous malformations or fistulas, groups into three types based upon their venous drainage: Type I: dural arterial supply drains anterograde into venous sinus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Type I dural arteriovenous fistulas are supplied by meningeal arteries and drain into a meningeal vein or dural venous sinus. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result of the defect, the arterial blood is passed to the venous side of the fistula , and the blood pressure in the vein increases, causing distension. (britannica.com)
  • http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/cardiovascular_disorders/peripheral_venous_disorders/arteriovenous_fistula.html. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Cervical vertebral AV fistulae are uncommon vascular lesions involving abnormal communication between the extradural vertebral artery and surrounding venous structures. (hindawi.com)
  • Clinical cure was obtained in 23 cases (96%), as follows: 15 patients with a single transvenous approach, 6 with a combined arteriovenous approach, and 2 with an arterial approach after failure of venous access. (nih.gov)
  • The flow pattern was characterized by high-velocity, turbulent, slightly pulsating, monophasic venous flow that was not influenced by respiration ( Figure , B). When interpreted together, these spectral Doppler findings indicate the presence of a pseudoaneurysm in communication with an arteriovenous fistula emptying into the distal portion of the common femoral vein. (ahajournals.org)
  • B , Color Doppler short-axis view of the femoral vessels and the pseudoaneurysm with the pseudoaneurysm neck (red) and the arteriovenous fistula (blue) and the corresponding spectral Doppler signal from low-resistance monophasic arterial flow in the pseudoaneurysm neck (upper right) and high-velocity turbulent venous flow in the arteriovenous fistula (lower right). (ahajournals.org)
  • 1 , 2 Rarely, the pseudoaneurysm may be complicated by an arteriovenous fistula, making treatment with thrombin injection contraindicated because of the potential leakage into the venous circulation, which may cause venous thrombosis. (ahajournals.org)
  • S pinal extradural arteriovenous fistulas (eAVFs), at times referred to as "epidural AVFs," are typically supplied by radicular branches, with drainage into the epidural venous plexus. (thejns.org)
  • A large vertebral arteriovenous fistula located at the C-2 vertebral level, and rapid opacification of the cervical venous plexus, can be seen. (thejns.org)
  • Methods and apparatus are provided for temporarily excluding an aneurysm or an arterio-venous fistula from a flow path by transluminally disposing a hollow balloon catheter structure within the aneurysm so that its proximal and distal ends extend past the aneurysm while maintaining continuity of the. (google.com.au)
  • Venous interruption through surgical clip ligation is the gold standard treatment for ethmoidal dural arteriovenous fistula (e-dAVF). (bioportfolio.com)
  • Ilio - iliac arteriovenous fistula (AVF) presents with progressive abdominal distention , dyspnea , and edema of the leg , which makes it difficult to distinguish from deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and can lead to a delay in the diagnosis . (wikidoc.org)
  • It has a lower infection rate than arteriovenous (AV) graft or central venous catheter. (davita.com)
  • It has less risk of clotting than arteriovenous (AV) graft or central venous catheter. (davita.com)
  • It lasts longer than arteriovenous (AV) graft or central venous catheter. (davita.com)
  • Costs associated with creating and maintaining an AV fistula are less than arteriovenous (AV) graft or central venous catheter. (davita.com)
  • This article presents a case study of a child suffering from cerebral venous aneurysm with intracranial arteriovenous fistula. (ebscohost.com)
  • A case of renal arterio-venous fistula of congenital type is presented. (ebscohost.com)
  • the risk factor for hemorrhages, including those related to venous outflow obstruction, is high in patients with multiple dural arteriovenous fistulas. (ajnr.org)
  • Cell counts revealed that, in the anastomosed vein of the fistula, an initially high frequency of abnormal cells decreased 3-12 weeks postoperatively but rose again within 20-50 weeks to levels significantly higher than those in either normal venous endothelium or sham-operated veins. (ahajournals.org)
  • Venous blood reflux was controlled by inserting an occlusive balloon catheter to the fistula and intraoperative shed blood was aspirated and returned by an autotransfusion system. (umin.ac.jp)
  • As there is a combination of either an isolated sinus or direct drainage into the vein, with reflux and cortical venous drainage together with varicosities, this represents a high cognard grade ( grade 4 ) fistula. (radiopaedia.org)
  • This case illustrates a typical intracranial hemorrhage following venous hypertension in a complicated intracranial dural arteriovenous fistula, previously asymptomatic. (radiopaedia.org)
  • The digit, previously normal, showed characteristic physical chances of A-V fistula following the trauma, including increased growth, venous distension, increased local temperature and more rapid growth of the nail. (ebscohost.com)
  • The remaining 11 had type II fistulas (drainage into a sinus, with abnormal retrograde venous drainage into sinuses or cortical veins). (bmj.com)
  • Consequently, patients with intracranial hypertension must be treated, even agressively, to obliterate the fistula or at least to reduce the arterial flow and to restore a normal cerebral venous drainage. (bmj.com)
  • 1. Al-Mahfoudh R, Kirollos R, Mitchell P, Lee M, Nahser H, Javadpour M. Surgical disconnection of the cortical venous reflux for high-grade intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas. (cns.org)
  • Stenosis from venous neointimal hyperplasia is common in native arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs). (asnjournals.org)
  • Thus, when treating ACF DAVFs, endovascular treatment (EVT) can completely obliterate the fistula point and correct the venous shunting. (medsci.org)
  • A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) is an arteriovenous shunt located in the dural wall of the venous sinus or the expanded layer of the dura mater [ 1 - 3 ]. (medsci.org)
  • Angiography revealed a dural arteriovenous (AV) fistula with multiple venous aneurysms fed by a radicular branch of the right vertebral artery. (ovid.com)
  • Hepatic venous blood and the development of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations in congenital heart disease. (semanticscholar.org)
  • We present angiographic evidence to show that the venous engorgement of the left orbit was related to anomalous venous drainage of a previously posteriorly draining parietal arteriovenous malformation (AVM). (bmj.com)
  • Arteriovenous fistula is a rare complication of peripheral venous cannulation. (omicsonline.org)
  • Subcutaneous swelling found at previous peripheral venous cannulation site found to be an arteriovenous fistula. (omicsonline.org)
  • With contributions from leading multidisciplinary experts, this book is a comprehensive compendium on state-of-the-art management of intracranial arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and arteriovenous fistulas (AVF). (books.com.tw)
  • With step-by-step tutorials and classification systems for brain AVMs and fistulas, this is a must-have guide on cerebrovascular malformations. (books.com.tw)
  • DAVFs are part of a group of conditions called arteriovenous malformations . (ucsfhealth.org)
  • Two of the most common types are arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs). (upmc.com)
  • See Medication for the recommended prophylactic regimen for dental, oral, sinus, and genitourinary, and GI procedures in patients with pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVMs). (medscape.com)
  • Thoroughly educate patients with pulmonary arteriovenous malformations and patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) about their diagnosis and its clinical implications, complications, and hereditary nature. (medscape.com)
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: techniques and long-term outcome of embolotherapy. (medscape.com)
  • Pierucci P, Murphy J, Henderson KJ, Chyun DA, White RI Jr. New definition and natural history of patients with diffuse pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: twenty-seven-year experience. (medscape.com)
  • Reliability of Contrast Echocardiography to Rule Out Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations and Avoid CT Irradiation in Pediatric Patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia. (medscape.com)
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: percutaneous treatment preserving parenchyma in high-flow fistulae. (medscape.com)
  • Ishikawa Y, Yamanaka K, Nishii T, Fujii K, Rino Y, Maehara T. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: report of five cases. (medscape.com)
  • Clinical and anatomic outcomes after embolotherapy of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. (medscape.com)
  • S pinal dural arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs) comprise 80 to 85% of spinal arteriovenous malformations. (thejns.org)
  • AVFs are similar to arteriovenous malformations (AVM) in that both have abnormal connections between arteries and veins. (uclahealth.org)
  • Somatic mutations in intracranial arteriovenous malformations. (harvard.edu)
  • The liquid embolic material Onyx used for the treatment of arteriovenous malformations and cerebral aneurysms is discussed. (ebscohost.com)
  • The article reports that cerebral arteriovenous malformations producing heart failure in infancy with or without neurologic manifestations are usually fatal. (ebscohost.com)
  • Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are abnormal tangles of arteries and veins. (nyu.edu)
  • It has been used in the treatment of spinal cord and INTRACRANIAL ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS, renal arteriovenous fistulas, gastrointestinal bleeding, epistaxis, hypersplenism, certain highly vascular tumors, traumatic rupture of blood vessels, and control of operative hemorrhage. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: results of treatment with coil embolization in 53 patients. (semanticscholar.org)
  • If treatment involves embolization, it will only typically be effective if the glue traverses the actual fistula and enters, at least slightly, the draining vein. (wikipedia.org)
  • For most people with fistulas, the treatment of choice is to block the fistula during an arteriogram (embolization). (medlineplus.gov)
  • The image on the right shows that the fistula is gone after the embolization procedure. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • In cases of high-risk dAVFs where embolization isn't an option, surgical disconnection can effectively cure the fistula. (upmc.com)
  • The role of transvenous embolization in the treatment of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas. (nih.gov)
  • To evaluate the role of transvenous embolization in the treatment of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs), including its efficacy and safety. (nih.gov)
  • Primary two-stage transarterial embolization was performed with near-total occlusion of the fistula to prevent it from rebleeding in the acute phase. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Paradoxical Embolization via Large Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation. (harvard.edu)
  • Cerebral arteriovenous fistula to pulmonary artery onyx embolization. (ebscohost.com)
  • Then the patient received fistula embolization with covered stent. (isciii.es)
  • Although existed the risk of small bowel ischemia, combined with the therapeutic schedule which was discussed with patient, endovascular embolization of the fistula was considered. (isciii.es)
  • After embolization, residual fistula was treated by CK with a mean marginal dose of 19.95 Gy. (ahajournals.org)
  • We report a case of 70-year-old woman who had bilateral coronary arteriovenous fistula(CAVF) and treated with percutaneous transcatheter coil embolization. (koreamed.org)
  • Retrograde cannulation of the draining vein for embolization of filum terminale arteriovenous fistula in the lower sacral region. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Transvenous embolization of thalamic arteriovenous malformation under transient cardiac standstill. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Transvenous embolization (TE) has been increasingly applied for arteriovenous malformation (AVM) treatment. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Interruption of the fistula was possible by transluminal embolization with polyvinyl alcohol and silk. (ovid.com)
  • The cause of this condition include[citation needed] Congenital (developmental defect) Rupture of arterial aneurysm into an adjacent vein Penetrating injuries Inflammatory necrosis of adjacent vessels Intentionally created (for example, Cimino fistula as vascular access for hemodialysis). (wikipedia.org)
  • Congenital arteriovenous communications. (springer.com)
  • An adult case of congenital external carotid-jugular arteriovenous fistula with reversible circulatory insufficiency in the cerebellum and lower brain stem. (springer.com)
  • Congenital coronary arteriovenous fistula (CAVF) is a rare anomaly present in 0.002% of the general population, which are often found incidentally during angiographic evaluation. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Congenital arteriovenous fistula (AVF) of the coronary arteries , a rare cardiac anomaly , was first described by Krause W. Uber, in 1865. (wikidoc.org)
  • Congenital arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is present at birth and may manifest early or later in life. (wikidoc.org)
  • Aetiologically speaking fistulas are differentiated by being either congenital or acquired. (doccheck.com)
  • Congenital Arteriovenous Fistula of the Renal Vessels: An Exceptional Cause of Congestive Heart Failure in the Elderly: A Case Report. (ebscohost.com)
  • The case of a 74-year-old male patient with an arteriovenous fistula of the renal vessels, considered to be congenital in origin is presented. (ebscohost.com)
  • There are two types of arteriovenous fistulas, congenital and acquired. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • A congenital arteriovenous fistula is one that formed during fetal development. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In congenital fistulas, blood vessels of the lower extremity are more frequently involved than other areas of the body. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Congenital fistulas are not common. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • An arteriovenous fistula may be congenital (usually affecting smaller vessels) or acquired as a result of trauma (eg, a bullet or stab wound) or erosion of an arterial aneurysm into an adjacent vein. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Congenital fistulas need no treatment unless significant complications developing. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Congenital fistulas need no treatment unless significant complications develop (eg, leg lengthening in a growing child). (merckmanuals.com)
  • Arteriovenous fistula can be congenital or acquired. (sbwire.com)
  • Congenital fistula is formed during fatal development and majorly affects lower extremities of blood vessels. (sbwire.com)
  • Congenital arteriovenous malformation involving the VEIN OF GALEN, a large deep vein at the base of the brain. (bioportfolio.com)
  • PDF] A very rare case of polysplenia syndrome with congenital diffuse pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Spinal dural arteriovenous (AV) fistulas are the most commonly encountered vascular malformation of the spinal cord and a treatable cause for progressive para- or tetraplegia. (biomedsearch.com)
  • and autosomal dominant genetic disorders such as Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome) and Capillary malformation/arteriovenous malformation (CM-AVM) syndrome. (books.com.tw)
  • Sonography In Cranial Arteriovenous Malformation Presenting with Cardiac Failure. (ebscohost.com)
  • She had small telangiectatic lesions on her face and cerebral arteriovenous malformation, but no family history of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. (semanticscholar.org)
  • A moderately sized arteriovenous malformation is shown fed by branches of the left middle cerebral and anterior cerebral arteries. (bmj.com)
  • There has been no significant change in the size of the arteriovenous malformation since the angiogram was performed in 1994. (bmj.com)
  • What Are Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas (DAVF)? (bcm.edu)
  • A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) is an abnormal connection between the arteries that normally supply the covering of the brain and veins. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • A dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) results when the blood vessels that normally supply the scalp and coverings of the brain (dura mater) have an abnormal direct connection to veins that carry blood away from the brain. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • MRIs can establish the shape and extent of a dAVF, detect any micro-hemorrhages (very small bleed locations), and determine the impact of any abnormal blood vessel structures related to the fistula itself. (sparrow.org)
  • The following tests may be used to diagnose your dural arteriovenous fistulae (DAVF) and help identify its size, location and blood-flow pattern. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • Dr. Bradley Gross discusses dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF) symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. (upmc.com)
  • Patients with Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas (dAVF) have a few choice for safe treatment. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) has become an increasingly important tool for treating dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVF). (cns.org)
  • Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia[citation needed] Just like berry aneurysm, an intracerebral arteriovenous fistula can rupture causing subarachnoid hemorrhage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most often, the fistulas are due to rupture of an aneurysm of the hepatic or splenic artery, gunshot wound of the abdomen, or the use of mass ligature during abdominal surgery. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Once the material within the excluded aneurysm has solidified, the balloon catheter structure is deflated and removed, so that the hardened mass forms a new lining for the organ or vessel, and relieves the weakened tissue of the aneurysm or fistula from further flow-induced stress. (google.com.au)
  • A fistula can progress to an aneurysm , usually in the setting of a trauma , carrying a risk of rupture and necessitating surgical intervention. (wikidoc.org)
  • An A-V fistula usually leads to the formation of a dilated sac-like connection, arteriovenous aneurysm. (harvard.edu)
  • Coronary Arteriovenous Fistula and Aortic Sinus Aneurysm Rupture. (annals.org)
  • In local experience coronary arteriovenous fistula or aortic sinus of Valsalva aneurysm rupture into the right heart are the two common causes of continuous murmurs with systolic accentuation which are maximum over the lower sternum. (annals.org)
  • This report describes three patients with coronary arteriovenous fistula subjected to successful surgical repair and five patients with anatomically verified aortic sinus aneurysm rupture, two of whom had successful repair. (annals.org)
  • A digital subtraction angiogram demonstrated a large right common iliac artery (CIA) false aneurysm with an arteriovenous fistula between right common iliac vessels. (up.ac.za)
  • The prevalence of fistulas among hemodialysis patients reflects both national, regional, and local practice differences as well as patient-specific demographic and clinical factors. (nih.gov)
  • Zamani H, Meragi M, Arabi Moghadam MY, Alizadeh B, Babazadeh K, Mokhtari-Esbuie F. Clinical presentation of coronary arteriovenous fistula according to age and anatomic orientation. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Coronary artery fistulas clinical and therapeutic considerations. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Renal arteriovenous fistula is a rare clinical entity that may produce high-output cardiac failure. (ebscohost.com)
  • The clinical presentation of SMAVF is atypical, which depends on the size and location of the fistula. (isciii.es)
  • GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Arteriovenous Fistula Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2017 provides an overview of Arteriovenous Fistula clinical trials scenario. (marketresearch.com)
  • This report provides top line data relating to the clinical trials on Arteriovenous Fistula. (marketresearch.com)
  • Timing, severity of deficits, and clinical improvement after surgery for spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas. (annals.org)
  • In addition, presence of large number of therapeutics under clinical pipeline coupled with positive initiatives by government will further boost the market of arteriovenous fistula in near future. (sbwire.com)
  • Patients in whom the fistula is not obliterated after an endovascular therapeutic procedure, need continous clinical and angiographical follow up. (bmj.com)
  • We present the first described association of rete mirabile with pial arteriovenous fistula and discuss its clinical presentation and imaging features, with a review of the literature for bilateral carotid and vertebral rete mirabile. (bmj.com)
  • To investigate the reason of autogenous arteriovenous fistula failure by analyzing the clinical data of 32 hemodialysis patients in the Department of Nephrology in recent years. (alliedacademies.org)
  • This prospective, global, multicenter, single arm post-approval study is designed to investigate the clinical use and safety of the Lutonix® 035 AV Drug Coated Balloon PTA Catheter in subjects presenting with clinical and hemodynamic abnormalities in native arteriovenous (AV) fistulae located in the upper extremity. (yale.edu)
  • Careful clinical examination and later radiological confirmation diagnosed an arteriovenous fistula. (omicsonline.org)
  • The objective is to describe the clinical, radiographic, echocardiographic and angiographic findings in dogs with systemic-to-pulmonary arteriovenous fistula (SPAVF). (readbyqxmd.com)
  • 3. Daniels DJ, Vellimana AK, Zipfel GJ, Lanzino G. Intracranial hemorrhage from dural arteriovenous fistulas: clinical fea- tures and outcome. (cns.org)
  • If an arteriovenous fistula is suspected, it is important to make a diagnosis and consult with a specialist quickly to prevent worsening of the disease. (bcm.edu)
  • Duplex ultrasound confirmed the diagnosis of a brachial artery-to-brachial vein arteriovenous fistula (AVF), and the patient underwent surgical repair. (ingentaconnect.com)
  • We report a case of an unusual spontaneous obliteration of a spinal dural arteriovenous fistula after diagnosis confirmation through spinal angiography. (bioportfolio.com)
  • This video demonstrates the diagnosis and surgical ligation of a C1 dural arteriovenous fistula via a far lateral, transcondylar approach. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The diagnosis of pathological AV fistulas is carried out in image form by way of angiography (eg. (doccheck.com)
  • Consideration of intracranial arteriovenous fistula in the differential diagnosis of. (ebscohost.com)
  • Intracranial dural arteriovenous fistula diagnosis was confirmed by DSA study after left ECA selective catheterization, which is the most common origin of the afferent arterial feeders. (radiopaedia.org)
  • Diagnosis and therapeutics of pulmonary arteriovenous fistula in childhood. (semanticscholar.org)
  • In the article titled "Vertebral Arteriovenous Fistula: An Unwelcome Thrill" [ 1 ], there was an editorial error, which was indicated in the Letter to the Editor by Foreman et al. (hindawi.com)
  • Angiography is indispensible in defining the fistula. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Cavagna E, D'Andrea P, Schiavon F, Tarroni G. Failing hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula and percutaneous treatment: imaging with CT, MRI and digital subtraction angiography. (springer.com)
  • Tomasian A, Lell M, Currier J, Rahman J, Krishnam MS. Coronary artery to pulmonary artery fistulae with multiple aneurysms: radiological features on dual-source 64-slice CT angiography. (medscape.com)
  • Follow-up angiography 8 months later demonstrated obvious recurrence and progression of the fistula from adjacent feeders. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Postoperative angiography confirmed complete occlusion of the fistula, and the patient remained intact from the procedure.The video can be found here: https://youtu.be/DJvpa8G4olc. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Spotting inferior petrosal sinus for embolizing cavernous dural arteriovenous fistula with the help of preoperative computed tomography angiography. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Angiography showed engorged perimedullary veins and a fistula fed by the anterior spinal artery from the right ninth segmental artery and by 2 branches of the left lateral sacral artery. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Coronary angiography revealed a large coronary arteriovenous fistula from the right coronary artery to the main pulmonary artery and a small fistula from the left coronary artery to the main pulmonary artery. (koreamed.org)
  • On CT and digital subtraction angiography he was found to have a temporal lobe pial arteriovenous fistula with bilateral carotid and vertebral rete mirabile. (bmj.com)
  • At a 6-month follow-up, the patient was neurologically intact, and angiography demonstrated no AV fistula. (ovid.com)
  • Contrast echocardiography and pulmonary angiography demonstrated diffuse pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas. (semanticscholar.org)
  • We present a case of pontomesencephalic bleeding in a 26-year-old patient with angiographic evidence of an arteriovenous fistula from the MTA to the vein of Galen, endovascular management was performed with difficulties for coiling the MTA, therefore microsurgical management with intraoperative angiography was decided with adequate occlusion of the arteriovenous fistula. (cns.org)
  • Catheter angiography confirmed the suspected facial arteriovenous fistula (AVF). (minervamedica.it)
  • An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal connection or passageway between an artery and a vein. (wikipedia.org)
  • An arteriovenous fistula (AV fistula) is the connection of a vein and an artery, usually in the forearm, to allow access to the vascular system for hemodialysis, a procedure that performs the functions of the kidneys in people whose kidneys have failed. (encyclopedia.com)
  • When the vein and artery are joined, the vein gradually becomes larger and stronger, creating the fistula that provides vascular access years longer than other types of access and with fewer complications. (encyclopedia.com)
  • When there is an arteriovenous fistula, the pulse in the vein is diminished by direct compression of the supplying artery, resulting in a continuous murmur that may help in diagnosing and locating the fistula. (britannica.com)
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal connection between an artery and vein in the lungs. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Dural arteriovenous fistulas are abnormal connections that form between an artery and a vein in the tough covering over the brain or spinal cord. (mayoclinic.org)
  • This assumption was confirmed by color Doppler imaging, in which a transverse section of the femoral vessels displayed pseudoaneurysm neck (red) and arteriovenous fistula (blue) in full length as 2 parallel tracts, shunting blood from the common femoral artery to the common femoral vein ( Figure , B). (ahajournals.org)
  • These fistulas usually represent an abnormal connection between the segmental dural arterial supply of the root sleeve and the underlying medullary vein. (thejns.org)
  • Bitoh S , Hasegawa H , Fujiwara M , et al : Traumatic arteriovenous fistula between the middle meningeal artery and cortical vein. (thejns.org)
  • The CCTA demonstrates a large fistula between the proximal left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) (Figure 1) and great cardiac vein (GCV). (appliedradiology.com)
  • An AV fistula is surgically created by connecting an artery and vein. (davita.com)
  • An arteriovenous (AV) graft is created by connecting a vein to an artery using a soft plastic tube. (davita.com)
  • A fistula used for hemodialysis is a direct connection of an artery to a vein. (davita.com)
  • The term arteriovenous fistula is used to define an abnormal short-circuit connection between a vein and artery . (doccheck.com)
  • Brinjikji W, Hilditch CA, Morris JM, Dmytriw AA, Cloft H, Pereira VM, Lanzino G, Krings T. Dilated Vein of the Filum Terminale on MRI: A Marker for Deep Lumbar and Sacral Dural and Epidural Arteriovenous Fistulas. (harvard.edu)
  • An arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is an abnormal and permanent communication between an artery and a vein caused by penetrating traumas or iatrogenic injuries. (scielo.br)
  • In the case of an arteriovenous fistula, the blood clot should stop the passage of blood from the artery to the vein. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Iatrogenic aortocoronary arteriovenous fistula (ACAVF) resulting from placement of an arterial graft to a cardiac vein is a rare complication of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) (1,2) . (onlinejacc.org)
  • New York, NY -- ( SBWIRE ) -- 01/03/2018 -- Arteriovenous Fistula is a disruption of blood flow due to abnormal connection between a vein and artery. (sbwire.com)
  • In condition of arteriovenous fistula, the blood flows directly from arteries to the vein, bypassing capillaries. (sbwire.com)
  • While acquired fistula usually occurs when veins and arteries are damaged and healing process results within two parallel links of vein and artery. (sbwire.com)
  • Various conditions like penetrating injury, rupture of arterial vein and inflammatory necrosis of adjacent vessels increases the risk of arteriovenous fistula. (sbwire.com)
  • DSA confirms a complex dural arteriovenous fistula centered on the lateral wall of the right cavernous sinus-there is no history of nor angiographic evidence of drainage into the superior ophthalmic veins of the orbit or of the inferior petrosal vein. (radiopaedia.org)
  • In this study, we conducted histologic analysis of a segment of the vein used for anastomosis creation, obtained during AVF creation from 554 of the 602 participants in the multicenter Hemodialysis Fistula Maturation Cohort Study. (asnjournals.org)
  • Arteriovenous fistula is also known as abnormal connection between and artery and vein. (futuremarketinsights.com)
  • Arteriovenous fistula is disorder in which blood flow bypassed the pattern and directly flows from artery into vein, this bypass flow effect the tissue present below the capillaries and receive a mixed blood. (futuremarketinsights.com)
  • Arteriovenous Fistula (AVF) is defined as an anomalous communication between an artery and a vein [ 1 ]. (omicsonline.org)
  • We herein presented a very rare cause of PTE due to paradoxical embolism caused by arteriovenous fistula from common iliac artery to common iliac vein. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Cerebral Artenovenous Fistula Producing Temporary Heart Failure in a Newborn Infant. (ebscohost.com)
  • In a particular case, a 12-hour old white male infant with a large cerebral arteriovenous fistula had exhibited severe heart failure, yet. (ebscohost.com)
  • 4. Hacein-Bey L, Konstas AA, Pile-Spellman J. Natural history, current concepts, classification, factors impacting endovascular therapy, and pathophysiology of cerebral and spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas. (cns.org)
  • The primary objective of this study is to demonstrate the safety and efficacy of the PHIL® liquid in endovascular treatment of dural arteriovenous fistula. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Although almost all dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) can be highly curable using endovascular treatment, some of them are reflactory. (ahajournals.org)
  • The patient was offered open surgical and endovascular treatment options for pial arteriovenous fistula but he refused both and opted for conservative medical management. (bmj.com)
  • The surgical creation of an AV fistula provides a long-lasting site through which blood can be removed and returned during hemodialysis. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Because of the circulatory strain produced by these fistulas and of the danger of portal hypertension even in the asymptomatic patient, the presence of a portosystemic arteriovenous fistula is sufficient indication for surgical treatment. (biomedsearch.com)
  • showing the surgical approach to the arteriovenous fistula on the lateral aspect of the brain stem and exposure of the fistula. (thejns.org)
  • Patient was referred for surgical consultation and fistula closure. (appliedradiology.com)
  • 3 Large fistulas despite symptoms and small-to moderate size fistulas with evidence of arrhythmia, myocardial ischemia, ventricular enlargement or dysfunction should undergo percutaneous or surgical closure based on American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association class 1 guidelines. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Early surgical intervention of CAVF by surgery or transcatheter closure is indicated due to high prevalence of symptoms and fistula related complications. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Coronary Arteriovenous Fistulas in Adult Patients: Surgical Management and Outcomes. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Far lateral approach for microsurgical ligation of C1 dural arteriovenous fistula: surgical anatomy and technical nuances. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Surgical resection of carotid-jugular arteriovenous fistula after multiple failed embolisation. (bioportfolio.com)
  • In addition, surgical procedures are performed for effective treatment of arteriovenous fistula. (sbwire.com)
  • Not to be confused with surgical anastomosis, nor with arteriovenous fistula. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Surgical repair of arteriovenous fistulas is the traditional treatment. (scielo.br)
  • The gold standard of the management of the fistula of the bernasconi cassinari artery are endovascular, is described in the literature as single cases which were not performed in a micro-surgical way, since we do not have endovascular control we perform microvascular occlusion with angiographic intraoperative control with succesful occlusion with the complet treatment for the patient. (cns.org)
  • Large fistulas, as in this case, are commonly incidentally found during workup of cardiovascular symptoms and complications secondary to the anomaly. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Arteriovenous fistula has been prioritized as the first choice of long-term vascular access for its inferior rate of complications and improved pat. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Complications arising from a functional arteriovenous fistula (AVF) in successful kidney transplant recipients (KT) have been overlooked despite some reports of its deleterious effect on heart, lungs, and kidney allograft. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Fistulas also can be a complication of liver disease or lung injury, although these causes are much less common. (medlineplus.gov)
  • While pulmonary arteriovenous fistulae (PAVF) are a well-known complication of this surgery in older patients, no study of the prevalence of this condition in children and young infants has been reported. (ahajournals.org)
  • 1 2 3 The occurrence and management of pulmonary arteriovenous fistulae (PAVF) have been studied as a "late" complication of this surgery in older patients. (ahajournals.org)
  • After catheterizations, arteriovenous fistulas may occur as a complication of the arterial puncture in the leg or arm. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The complication occurs due to arteriovenous fistula is blood clots, leg pain and bleeding. (futuremarketinsights.com)
  • Dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are abnormal connections between arteries and veins within the covering of the brain (dura). (bcm.edu)
  • The authors describe two patients with transverse sinus dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) who presented with headache and papilledema due to intracranial hypertension. (aao.org)
  • OBJECTIVES A retrospective study was carried out on 13 patients with intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) who presented with isolated or associated signs of intracranial hypertension. (bmj.com)
  • Thirteen patients with intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) and presenting with signs of intracranial hypertension were studied. (bmj.com)
  • Anterior cranial fossa (ACF) dural arteriovenous fistulae (DAVFs) are rare, and a systematic review of the literature is lacking. (medsci.org)
  • Large arteriovenous fistulae (AVF) can lead to congestive heart failure associated with increased activity of vasoconstrictor neurohormonal systems, the renin-angiotensin , sympathetic nervous system , endothelin system, and Arginine vasopressin . (wikidoc.org)
  • We report the case of a femoral arteriovenous fistula in a young male, who had a firearm wound in his left thigh causing high-output congestive heart failure. (scielo.br)
  • The AV fistula is the solution for this problem because, after 4-6 weeks, the walls of the veins become thicker due to the high arterial pressure. (wikipedia.org)
  • The high pressure within a Type II dural AV fistula causes blood to flow in a retrograde fashion into subarachnoid veins which normally drain into the sinus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Type III dural AV fistulas drain directly into subarachnoid veins. (wikipedia.org)
  • The fistula is draining into subarachnoid veins. (britannica.com)
  • Abnormal passageways between arteries and veins (arteriovenous fistulas) may occur in the brain, spinal cord or other areas of your body. (mayoclinic.org)
  • The backwards flow within the brain veins indicates that this is the "bad" type of dural arteriovenous fistula. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • Some patients may not be able to have an AV fistula because their arteries and veins are not strong enough. (davita.com)
  • Arteriovenous fistulas form when veins and arteries create abnormal connections. (uclahealth.org)
  • In the case of arteriovenous fistulas, the direct connection results in high-pressure arterial blood flowing directly through veins. (uclahealth.org)
  • Arterial blood has a higher blood pressure than veins and causes swelling of veins involved in a fistula. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The main symptoms of arteriovenous fistulas near the surface of the skin are bulging and discolored veins. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • If the fistula is near the surface, a mass can be felt, and the affected area is usually swollen and warm with distended, often pulsating superficial veins. (merckmanuals.com)
  • AV fistulas are an abnormal connection between arteries and veins. (nyu.edu)
  • Resultant enlarged veins provide access sites for penetration with a fistula. (patents.com)
  • However, the preexisting histologic characteristics of veins at fistula creation, and associations thereof with baseline patient factors, have not been well characterized. (asnjournals.org)
  • The symptoms for arteriovenous fistula is swelling in legs or arms, fatigue, heart failure, and bulging of veins that can view through the skins. (futuremarketinsights.com)
  • Type Ia - simple dural arteriovenous fistulas have a single meningeal arterial supply Type Ib - more complex arteriovenous fistulas are supplied by multiple meningeal arteries The distinction between Types Ia and Ib is somewhat specious as there is a rich system of meningeal arterial collaterals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Carotid-cavernous arterial fistulas (CCF) are also common. (uclahealth.org)
  • dural arteriovenous fistula in the left parasagittal posterior parietal region of the brain, showing afferent arterial branches from the left superficial temporal artery. (radiopaedia.org)
  • 3. After arterial occlusion, blood flow increased by a similar amount on the normal side and on the side with the fistula. (portlandpress.com)
  • This AV fistula did not contribute blood flow to the cervical segment of the spinal cord, which was tested by an intra-arterial injection of methohexital. (ovid.com)
  • Statin therapy does not decrease the number of stenotic lesions developing in the arteriovenous fistula or prolong the interval between procedures required to treat recurrent stenoses. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Intracranial multiple dural arteriovenous fistulas (MDAVFs) are rare lesions that are difficult to treat. (spandidos-publications.com)
  • Dural arteriovenous fistulas are acquired lesions that usually involve the dura around the cavernous sinus. (ajnr.org)
  • The fistula, which allows the person to be connected to a dialysis machine, must be prepared by a surgeon weeks or months before dialysis is started. (encyclopedia.com)
  • When kidney failure is diagnosed, time is needed to prepare the patient's body with either an AV fistula or implantable devices that will connect the person to the dialysis machine. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Among dialysis patients, over half will have an AV fistula as vascular access. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Increasing fistula prevalence requires increasing fistula placement, improving maturation of new fistulas, and enhancing long-term patency of mature fistulas for dialysis. (nih.gov)
  • Whether a patient receives a fistula depends on several factors: timing of referral for dialysis and vascular access, type of fistula placed, patient demographics, preference of the nephrologist, surgeon, and dialysis nurses, and vascular anatomy of the patient. (nih.gov)
  • Whether the placed fistula is useable for dialysis depends on additional factors, including adequacy of vessels, surgeon's experience, patient demographics, nursing skills, minimal acceptable dialysis blood flow, and attempts to revise immature fistulas. (nih.gov)
  • Implementing these measures is likely to increase the prevalence of fistulas in any given dialysis unit. (nih.gov)
  • Usually an AV fistula is made in the arm or leg so it is easily accessible for dialysis treatment. (davita.com)
  • This initiative was started to support better health for Medicare patients on dialysis and lower costs for the Medicare program by increasing the number of hemodialysis patients using fistulas as their hemodialysis access. (davita.com)
  • Many people find out they need dialysis immediately and do not have time for a fistula to be placed and mature. (davita.com)
  • And, each one of them is on dialysis now and using their 35-year-old fistula. (davita.com)
  • During those 10 years before dialysis, Anthony's fistula was maturing along with his body and was ready for treatment when his kidneys failed. (davita.com)
  • The National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and Dialysis Patient Citizens (DPC) agree fistulas are the best type of vascular access. (davita.com)
  • The ladder technique requires you or your dialysis care provider "stick" the fistula vertically in a different place every time. (davita.com)
  • an aid in preventing occlusion of an arteriovenous fistula in dialysis patients? (springer.com)
  • External Manual Carotid Compression is Effective in Patients with Cavernous Sinus Dural Arteriovenous Fistulaetreatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eleven patients have so far been dialysed for a total of 80 fistula months. (bmj.com)
  • Patients will be eligible if they are 19 years of age or greater and have placement of an arteriovenous fistula planned witin 30 days. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The buttonhole technique is an alternative method of cannulating the arteriovenous fistula (AVF) in hemodialysis (HD), frequently used for home HD patients. (nih.gov)
  • However, in patients who develop symptoms indicating disease progression or the pseudoaneurysm/arteriovenous fistula fails to undergo spontaneous thrombosis within 3 months, other treatment options, including surgery or interventional therapy with stent graft of the feeding artery, must be considered. (ahajournals.org)
  • National guidelines promote increasing the prevalence of fistula use among hemodialysis patients. (nih.gov)
  • In the case of chronic care, 78% of patients have an arteriovenous fistula. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Patients on hemodialysis with arteriovenous fistula (AVF) can develop pseudo- Kaposi's sarcoma . (wikidoc.org)
  • Many people are curious as to how long an AV fistula can last - for four DaVita patients, the answer is 35 years. (davita.com)
  • Some studies indicate that people with diabetes, elderly patients and women may not be ideal candidates for a fistula. (davita.com)
  • DaVita patients Anthony Logan, Barbara Raymond, John Horath and John Hart each had an AV fistula placed in 1972. (davita.com)
  • Among 105 patients evaluated for dural arteriovenous fistulas, we identified seven patients with fistulas at two sites. (ajnr.org)
  • The presence of multiple fistulas must be considered in patients being evaluated for dural arteriovenous fistulas. (ajnr.org)
  • In the case of patients on hemodialysis, physicians perform surgery to create a fistula. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In patients with end-stage renal disease requiring hemodialysis , an arteriovenous fistula is created surgically to provide vascular access for the procedure. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Of the three patients with coronary arteriovenous fistula, two patients were 20-year-old women, the third was a 24-year-old man. (annals.org)
  • HealthDay)-The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has permitted marketing of two catheter-based devices designed to create an arteriovenous (AV) fistula in patients with chronic kidney disease in need of hemodialysis. (medicalxpress.com)
  • the AV fistulas are needed before patients can start hemodialysis. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Three months after the procedure, 89.3 percent of the patients met the criteria for a usable AV fistula. (medicalxpress.com)
  • To maintain the fistula, almost all patients (96.1 percent) required an additional procedure in the first 12 months. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Overall, 96.7 percent of patients required an additional procedure at the time that the fistula was created. (medicalxpress.com)
  • For example, in April 2013, Shire announced phase II study for evaluating efficacy and safety of SRM003 (Vascugel) in patients with arteriovenous fistula and end stage renal disease. (sbwire.com)
  • RESULTS Two patients had a type I fistula (drainage into a sinus, with a normal antegrade flow direction). (bmj.com)
  • Stenosis or thrombosis of the sinus(es) distal to the fistula was present in five patients. (bmj.com)
  • We report a retrospective study of 13 patients with intracranial dural arteriovenous fistula presenting with isolated or associated signs of intracranial hypertension. (bmj.com)
  • The AV Fistula Ligation study showed that ligation of the hemodialysis AV fistula in stable post-renal transplant patients improves LV remodeling and also reduces NT-proBNP at 6 months. (acc.org)
  • Eligible patients were randomized in a 1:1 fashion to either AV fistula ligation (n = 32) or no ligation (n = 31). (acc.org)
  • Patients assigned to the intervention group then underwent AV fistula ligation, which was performed as a same-day procedure under local anesthesia. (acc.org)
  • Such external arteriovenous shunts are currently in use on a portion of those patients receiving intermittent hemodialysis with artificial kidneys. (patents.com)
  • 1. Plethysmographs containing the hand plus forearm were used to measure blood flow in patients with a surgically created arteriovenous fistula in one forearm. (portlandpress.com)
  • Dural AV fistulas are rare in the cervical region and extremely unusual in patients less than 20 years of age. (ovid.com)
  • Analysis of arteriovenous fistula failure in hemodialysis patients. (alliedacademies.org)
  • A total of 32 end-stage renal disease patients who had forearm arteriovenous fistula failure in our hospital from February 2010 to February 2012 were selected, and another 66 patients who had the successful forearm arteriovenous fistula surgery in the same hospital during the same period were selected. (alliedacademies.org)
  • The left main coronary artery, LAD and GCV are aneurysmal secondary to the fistula. (appliedradiology.com)
  • 3 The management of coronary fistulas must be individualized based on cardiovascular symptoms, concomitant cardiovascular comorbidities, the size and anatomical location of the CAVF. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Ata Y, Turk T, Bicer M, Yalcin M, Ata F, Yavuz S. Coronary arteriovenous fistulas in the adults: natural history and management strategies. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Postoperative angiograms, anteroposterior (left) and lateral (right) views, demonstrating complete obliteration of the arteriovenous shunt on the lateral aspect of the brain stem. (thejns.org)
  • A universal connector for a blood tubing set having a blood tube attached to one end portion and alternative means on the other end portion of said connector for selectively connecting and locking to the blood tube an external arteriovenous shunt, or a fistula. (patents.com)
  • Connection to the artificial kidney is made by attaching blood tubing from the artificial kidney to the external connectors on each of the two portions of the external plastic tubes forming the arteriovenous shunt. (patents.com)
  • Successful Intervention for High-Output Cardiac Failure Caused by Massive Renal Ateriovenous Fistula. (ebscohost.com)
  • A massive renal arteriovenous fistula was. (ebscohost.com)
  • Renal arteriovenous fistula (rAVF) is an uncommon condition, usually iatrogenic and in most cases caused by percutaneous renal needle biopsy. (scielo.org.za)
  • Cardiorenal syndrome in renal transplant recipients - It's the fistula at fault: A case series. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • The native arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is the preferred vascular access because of the lower thrombosis and infe. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The report then estimates 2017-2022 market development trends of Arteriovenous Fistula Drug industry. (researchmoz.us)
  • Following occlusion of the fistula, the progression of the disease can be stopped and improvement of symptoms is typically observed. (biomedsearch.com)
  • To achieve complete occlusion of the fistula, a right far lateral approach was chosen with complete disconnection of the fistula. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Confirmation of the optimal implantation and occlusion of the fistula was performed by injection of contrast medium through the introducer ( fig. 3 ). (scielo.br)
  • Multiple dural arteriovenous fistulas of the cranium and spine. (ajnr.org)
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery for intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas: a systematic review. (cns.org)
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas. (cns.org)
  • Gamma Knife radiosurgery for the treatment of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas. (cns.org)
  • When an arteriovenous fistula is formed involving a major artery like the abdominal aorta, it can lead to a large decrease in peripheral resistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • An arteriovenous fistula (AVF) involving a major artery such as the abdominal aorta can lead to a large decrease in peripheral resistance , which in turn causes the heart to increase cardiac output in order to maintain proper blood flow to all tissues . (wikidoc.org)
  • Arteriovenous fistula formation in a volunteer allogeneic peripheral blood progenitor cell donor. (ebscohost.com)
  • Peripheral arteriovenous fistulas caused by vascular trauma are rare and are difficult to repair surgically 1 . (scielo.br)
  • A peripheral arteriography was performed, depicting the extension and location of the arteriovenous fistula in the middle third of the left thigh, measuring approximately 12 mm of extension ( fig. 1 ). (scielo.br)
  • Although a dural or intramedullary arteriovenous fistula involving the conus medullaris and fed by the lateral sacral artery has been reported, a case of perimedullary fistula arising from an artery in the filum terminale has not been described in the literature. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • It must be noted that a fistula can be located in the filum terminale and can be successfully treated using multidisciplinary approaches. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • discussion E220 JF - Neurosurgery JO - Neurosurgery VL - 66 IS - 1 N2 - OBJECTIVE: Although a dural or intramedullary arteriovenous fistula involving the conus medullaris and fed by the lateral sacral artery has been reported, a case of perimedullary fistula arising from an artery in the filum terminale has not been described in the literature. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Arteriovenous Fistula of the Filum Terminale: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. (harvard.edu)
  • Filum terminale arteriovenous fistulae (FTAVF) are rare entities. (bioportfolio.com)
  • A case of a 60-year-old Chinese man who presented with iatrogenic carotid-jugular fistula with multiple fistulous points was re. (bioportfolio.com)
  • This iatrogenic fistula resulted in a dilated tortuous LIMA and radial grafts with possible CSS that explained the ischemia. (onlinejacc.org)
  • Type I dural fistulas are often asymptomatic, do not have a high risk of bleeding and do not necessarily need to be treated. (wikipedia.org)
  • We report the case of an intraoperatively dislodged transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion spacer with creation of a traumatic arteriovenous fistula and device migration to the pulmonary artery. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Objective To explore the possibility of establishment of experimental femoral pseudoaneurysm (PA) and traumatic arteriovenous fistula (tAVF) models in 40 rabbits and its related study. (cnki.com.cn)
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas are usually the result of abnormal development of the blood vessels of the lung. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Percutaneous interventional closure of large pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas with the amplatzer duct occluder. (medscape.com)
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas and polysplenia syndrome. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Our understanding of spinal extradural arteriovenous fistulas (eAVFs) is relatively limited. (nih.gov)
  • The arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is the preferred method of long-term haemodialysis. (ovid.com)
  • To evaluate the effect of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) on haemodialysis fistulas utilising drug-coated balloons with plain balloon vessel preparation (DCB). (springer.com)
  • Staar R, Stoever W, Baldwin W, Hickman L. Arteriovenous fistula complicating lumbar disk surgery: report of a case. (jaoa.org)
  • Health care professionals and kidney disease advocates believe the optimal hemodialysis access is the arteriovenous (AV) fistula . (davita.com)
  • In most rabbits with arteriovenous shunts, a small area of the inferior vena cava near the fistula was devoid of endothelium, covered with a thin deposit of mural thrombi, and considered to be a jet lesion. (ahajournals.org)
  • Blood pressure deviation, swelling in legs or arms, heart failure, fatigue and reddish appearance on the surface of the skin are common symptoms of arteriovenous fistula. (sbwire.com)
  • There were 12 cavernous sinus, 9 transverse-sigmoid sinus, 2 inferior petrosal sinus, and 1 intradiploic fistulas. (nih.gov)
  • There was one persistent cavernous fistula despite coil packing of the cavernous sinus. (nih.gov)
  • Inferior petrosal sinus (IPS) is commonly adopted as a route in embolizing cavernous dural arteriovenous fistula (cDAVF). (bioportfolio.com)
  • With the exception of bilateral cavernous sinus dural arteriovenous fistulas, the simultaneous occurrence of dural arteriovenous fistulas at two locations is rare. (ajnr.org)
  • A most unusual dural arteriovenous fistula is present, with extensive areas of fistulation shown on the lateral wall of the right cavernous sinus. (radiopaedia.org)
  • The locations of the fistulas were 10 transverse/sigmoid sinus and 2 cavernous sinus. (ahajournals.org)
  • New Concept in Cavernous Sinus Dural Arteriovenous Fistula. (ahajournals.org)
  • The Medial Tentorial Artery (MTA) also known as the Bernasconi - Cassinari Artery, is a branch of the meningohypophyseal trunk of the cavernous segment of the internal carotid artery, is not easily identified in angiograms, it is known mainly as the main vascular aference of the tentorial tumors, and also seen in dural arteriovenous fistulas. (cns.org)
  • Buttonhole versus rope-ladder cannulation of arteriovenous fistulas for hemodialysis: a systematic review. (nih.gov)
  • The natural history and management of intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulae. (cns.org)
  • Patency of autogenous and polytetrafluoroethylene upper extremity arteriovenous hemodialysis accesses a systematic review. (springer.com)