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Histopathological findings on Carassius auratus hepatopancreas upon exposure to acrylamide: correlation with genotoxicity and metabolic alterations
Acrylamide is an amide used in several industrial applications making it easily discharged to aquatic ecosystems. The toxicity of acrylamide to aquatic organisms is scarcely known, although previousExpand
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[Complications of vascular access for hemodialysis - limits, imagination and commitment].
Terminal chronic kidney disease courses with high mortality and is a serious public health problem on a global scale. In Portugal, it involves about 14,000 patients of whom 5,000 are transplanted.Expand
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[Endovascular management of an infectious and ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm. Clinical report].
Infectious aneurysms are about 1-3% of all aneurysms of the infrarenal aorta. Its treatment is challenging and the best strategy is far from consensual. The authors report a case of a HIV + patientExpand
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Endovascular treatment of synchronous and metachronous aneurysms of the thoracic aorta. Is there an increase in the procedural risk
Abstract Objective The independent occurrence of aneurysms in the thoracic aorta (TAA) and abdominal aorta (AAA), simultaneously (synchronous aneurysms – SA) or sequentially (metachronous aneurysms –Expand
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[Some reflections on the Klippel Trenaunay syndrome: A single entity or an association of vascular malformations].
The author started in the year 2000, in the St Marta Hospital, a consultation for congenital vascular malformations, that was extrapolated to the Pulido Valente Hospital - CHLN where he continues toExpand
Aortoesophageal fistula in a patient with carcinoma of the esophagus – Case report
Abstract Primary aortoesophgeal fistulas (AEF) are a rare but life-threatening condition because of substantial hemorrhage, requiring fast treatment to ensure patient survival. We report a case of aExpand
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Retrograde catheterization of the SMA on a B-EVAR – Case report
Abstract Endovascular treatment of complex thoracoabdominal aneurysms with branched and fenestrated grafts (B/F-EVAR) has become the first option for patients with suitable anatomy and very high riskExpand
Endovascular treatment of juxtarenal aortic aneurysms is a complex challenge to the vascular surgeon. We present a case of an 83 year old man with a large juxtarenal aneurysm treated with anExpand