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Pseudoaneurysms and the role of minimally invasive techniques in their management.
Pseudoaneurysms are common vascular abnormalities that represent a disruption in arterial wall continuity. Some complications associated with pseudoaneurysms develop unpredictably and carry highExpand
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Systemic inflammatory response syndrome
Background Localized inflammation is a physiological protective response which is generally tightly controlled by the body at the site of injury. Loss of this local control or an overly activatedExpand
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Long-term outcomes of primary angioplasty and primary stenting of central venous stenosis in hemodialysis patients.
INTRODUCTION Central (superior vena cava, brachiocephalic, or subclavian) venous stenoses are a major impediment to long-term arteriovenous access in the upper extremities. The optimal management ofExpand
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Pathobiology of intimal hyperplasia
In the current vascular interventional environment, high restenosis rates have increased awareness of the significance of intimal hyperplasia, a chronic structural lesion that develops after vesselExpand
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Clinical biology of nitric oxide
Nitric oxide is a pluripotential molecule that acts as both an autocrine and paracrine mediator of homoeostasis, and derangement of its metabolism can be linked with many pathophysiological events.Expand
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Criticial limb ischemia: epidemiology.
  • M. Davies
  • Medicine
  • Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal
  • 1 October 2012
Critical limb ischemia is found in 12% of the U.S. adult population. Its clinical presentation varies from no symptoms to intermittent claudication, atypical leg pain, rest pain, ischemic ulcers, orExpand
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Hepatic artery stenosis in liver transplant recipients: primary treatment with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of hepatic artery percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in the treatment of hepatic artery stenosis (HAS). MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective analysis wasExpand
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Long-term outcomes of catheter directed thrombolysis for lower extremity deep venous thrombosis without prophylactic inferior vena cava filter placement.
BACKGROUND While the predominant treatment of lower extremity deep venous thrombosis (DVT) remains systemic anticoagulation, there is a growing consensus that more aggressive percutaneous catheterExpand
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Management of bleeding after percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography or transhepatic biliary drain placement.
Bleeding complications occur in 2 to 3% of percutaneous transhepatic biliary drains. These complications include: hemothorax, hemoperitoneum, subcapsular hepatic bleeding, hemobilia, melena, andExpand
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Management of vascular and nonvascular complications after renal transplantation.
Renal transplantation is the treatment of choice for end-stage renal disease. Despite medical and surgical advances, vascular and nonvascular complications remain common post transplantation,Expand
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