Irene C Kouwenberg

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OBJECTIVES To study incidence and severity of steal phenomena in hemodialysis patients and to investigate possible methods for its detection. METHODS A questionnaire was composed based on a literature search. A subgroup of patients having steal as identified by the questionnaire was studied using physical examination, arterial blood pressure, skin(More)
INTRODUCTION Numerous cases are described of patients in whom foreign objects were found after surgery. Foreign body granuloma caused by retained surgical sponge, also called gossypiboma, mostly occur in the abdominal cavity but very seldom in limbs. CASE PRESENTATION A 29-year-old Caucasian man presented with asymmetrical walking pattern and progressive(More)
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