Arteriovenous fistula

Known as: Fistulas, Arteriovenous, Pathologic AV Fistula, Arteriovenous Fistulas 
An abnormal direct communication between an artery and a vein without passing through the CAPILLARIES. An A-V fistula usually leads to the formation… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Spinal dural arteriovenous (AV) fistulas are the most commonly encountered vascular malformation of the spinal cord and a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Hemodialysis vascular access dysfunction currently is a huge clinical problem. Although arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Coronary artery fistulas vary widely in their morphological appearance and presentation. These fistulas are congenital or… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To improve the precision of the estimates of primary failure rates and primary and secondary 1 year patency of radial… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Understanding the factors associated with successful arteriovenous fistula (AVF) maturation may provide an opportunity… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE The Dialysis Outcome Quality Initiative (DOQI) guidelines recommend that arteriovenous fistulas (AVF) be constructed in… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Duplex sonography recently has been recognized as an objective and noninvasive method to assess morphological and functional… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Excess cardiovascular mortality has been documented in chronic haemodialysis patients. Oxidative stress is greater in… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
Renal sodium and water retention and plasma volume expansion have been shown to precede ascites formation in experimental… (More)
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
The female patient was mentally defective; this may occur in KS. The male patient, on the other hand, was intellectually normal… (More)
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