TITLE

Recurrent pulmonary edema induced by coronary-subclavian steal syndrome during hemodialysis

AUTHOR(S)
Nanda, Sudip; Longo, Santo; Pamula, John; Dale, Thompson H.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p740
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abstract: We describe a case of recurrent pulmonary edema after hemodialysis despite the patient being at ideal dry weight. Coronary-subclavian steal syndrome can cause serious complications in end-stage renal disease patients on hemodialysis. This is a case of subclavian steal, made worse by hemodialysis, using an upper limb hemodialysis fistula. Complete resolution of symptoms followed percutaneous stenting of the arteriosclerotic subclavian artery. A high index of suspicion of this physiological phenomenon is needed for diagnosis.
ACCESSION #
37159525

 

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