Benign intracranial hypertension: a complication of subclavian vein catheterization and arteriovenous fistula.

Abstract

Thrombosis of the right innominate vein occurred in a patient on maintenance hemodialysis following repeated subclavian vein catheterization. The patient had a functional right brachial arteriovenous fistula for blood access that resulted in a massive retrograde blood flow into the cerebral venous system with the development of the benign intracranial… (More)

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@article{Lal1986BenignIH, title={Benign intracranial hypertension: a complication of subclavian vein catheterization and arteriovenous fistula.}, author={S. M. Lal and Zbigniew Twardowski and Jill Van Stone and Dan Keniston and William J. Scott and Goran Berg and Warren Nichols}, journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation}, year={1986}, volume={8 4}, pages={262-4} }