Noninvasive detection and monitoring of renal arteriovenous fistula by color Doppler.

  title={Noninvasive detection and monitoring of renal arteriovenous fistula by color Doppler.},
  author={Tomotsugu Yura and Sachiko Yuasa and Makio Ohkawa and Noriko Takahashi and Shinji Miki and Yoshihiro Takamitsu and Hisayuki Matsuo},
  journal={American journal of nephrology},
  volume={11 3},
The diagnosis of a renal arteriovenous fistula is usually confirmed by angiography. Described is the utilization of color Doppler ultrasound to monitor a renal arteriovenous fistula before and after treatment by transcatheter steel coil embolization in a 63-year-old woman. Using color Doppler, the arteriovenous fistula with an aneurysmal lesion was clearly visualized. A pulsed-wave Doppler analysis showed increased flow velocity and decreased pulsatility in the supplying artery. After… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-2 of 2 extracted citations

Renale arteriovenöse Fistel

View 6 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Colour-coded Doppler sonography in monitoring native kidney biopsies.

Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association • 1994

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…