Axillary vein rupture after angioplasty.


Venous rupture is an uncommon complication resulting from dialysis graft interventions. The authors describe a case of axillary vein rupture following angioplasty necessitating placement of a covered stent for the control of hemorrhage.

DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1225673

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@article{Valentin2009AxillaryVR, title={Axillary vein rupture after angioplasty.}, author={Carl N Valentin and Steven M. Zangan}, journal={Seminars in interventional radiology}, year={2009}, volume={26 3}, pages={276-8} }