TITLE

Angiographic Selective Methylene Blue Staining of an Occult Small-Bowel Arteriovenous Malformation

AUTHOR(S)
Schechter, Steven; Deorchis, Douglas; Bass, James; Marcoux, David A.
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2002, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This case report details a technique to intraoperatively define a segment of small bowel containing a bleeding arteriovenous malformation allowing definitive surgery. A patient with an arteriovenous malformation of the small intestine underwent angiographic localization using a highly selective microcatheter and intraoperative methylene blue dye allowing a specific segment of intestine to be resected. Angiographic identification and intraoperative location of small intestine arteriovenous malformations can allow the surgeon to more accurately define the affected segment allowing the surgery to be specific and successful.
ACCESSION #
6596361

 

Related Articles

  • 354. Aggressive intervention salvages failing/immature fistulas. Berman, S.S.; Gentile, A.T. // Kidney;May/Jun2002, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p117 

    Provides information on a study which examined the impact of secondary procedures in autogenous arteriovenous fistula maturation and maintenance. Methodology; Results; Conclusion.

  • Obesity is not an obstacle for successful autogenous arteriovenous fistula creation in haemodialysis. Waclaw Weyde; Magdalena Krajewska; Waldemar Letachowicz; Tomasz Porazko; Ewa Watorek; Mariusz Kusztal; Miroslaw Banasik; Tomasz Golebiowski; Hanna Bartosik; Katarzyna Madziarska; Dariusz Janczak; Marian Klinger // Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation;Apr2008, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p1318 

    Background. Obesity, which is often associated with diabetes, is increasingly encountered in the haemodialysed population, and this may produce difficulty in autogenous arteriovenous fistula creation. Prosthetic angioaccess or catheters, when used in place of autogenous fistulas, increase...

  • Coronary Artery Fistula to Bronchial Artery on Contralateral Side of Coronary Atherosclerosis and Myocardial Insufficiency. Wandwi, W. B. C.; Mitsui, Norimasa; Sueda, Taijiro; Orihashi, Kazumasa; Sueshiro, Masafumi; Azuma, Kazuyoshi; Matsuura, Yuichiro // Angiology;Feb1996, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p211 

    Among coronary vessels anomalies is the rare coronary artery fistula. Myocardial Insufficiency resulting from fistula steal phenomenon can not be clinically distinguished from that of coronary atherosclerosis, if these conditions coexists in the same patient. The authors present a case of...

  • Acquired Tracheoesophageal Fistula in Infancy: Communication is Key to Successful Outcome. Reddy, Arundathi; Iocono, Joseph A.; Brown Jr., Raeford E. // Internet Journal of Anesthesiology;2009, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p11 

    Acquired Tracheoesophageal Fistula (TEF) is a life threatening condition and usually occurs secondary to trauma or invasion of anatomic structures in the mediastinum by neoplasm. It is uncommon for infants to ingest articles large enough to produce esophageal damage. Failure to diagnose foreign...

  • Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia in children: endovascular treatment of neurovascular malformations. Krings, T.; Chng, S.M.; Ozanne, A.; Alvarez, H.; Rodesch, G.; Lasjaunias, P.L. // Neuroradiology;Dec2005, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p946 

    Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) is a heterogeneous disease that can present with a variety of clinical manifestations. The neurovascular complications of this disease, especially in children, may be potentially devastating. The purpose of this article was to review the therapeutic...

  • Large A-V Fistula: Pathophysiological Consequences and Therapeutic Perspectives. Abassi, Zaid A.; Winaver, Joseph; Hoffman, Aaron // Current Vascular Pharmacology;Oct2003, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p347 

    Large Arteriovenous Fistulae (AVF) can increase cardiac output. This may result in the development of congestive heart failure, a clinical situation associated with increased activity of Vasoconstrictor neurohormonal systems: the Renin-angiotensin system (RAS), Sympathetic nervous system (SNS),...

  • Agenesis of Bilateral Internal Carotid Artery Associated With Basilar Artery Fenestration Mimicking Intra-arterial Thrombus: A Case Report. Nam-Yeol Yim; Hong-Il Ha; Joo-Hwan Park; Yong-Ju Moon; Woong Yoon; Jae-Kyu Kim // Vascular & Endovascular Surgery;Jan2010, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p69 

    Bilateral internal caroid artery agenesis is a very rare congenital anomaly, which may be accompanied by various types of associated vascular abnormalities, included intracranial aneurysms or dolichoectatic change of posterior circulation. In this article, we present unique, and to the best of...

  • An anatomical variation of the origin of the human right inferior thyroid and bronchial arteries. Pejkovič, Božna // Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift;2004 Supplement 2, Vol. 116, p84 

    Summary. During routine anatomical dissection we found an unusual case of origin of the right bronchial artery from a common stem with the inferior thyroid artery, which arose from the internal thoracic artery. Anatomical variations of the origin of bronchial arteries are very frequent and...

  • Multiple spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas. Sugawara, T.; Kinouchi, H.; Itoh, Y.; Mizoi, K. // Acta Neurochirurgica;Apr2005, Vol. 147 Issue 4, p423 

    Multiple spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) have been rarely reported and only two such cases are found in the literature. A 71-year-old man complained of muscle weakness and hypesthesia in both legs and angiographically diagnosed as thoracic DAVF. The fistula was surgically treated,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics