October 2010
Reactions Weekly;10/2/2010, Issue 1321, p10
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 49-year-old man who suffered from a prostatorectal fistula during the treatment of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) therapy for carcinoma of the bladder.


Related Articles

  • Parasagittal Dural Arteriovenous Fistula Treated With Embozene Microspheres. Hlavica, Martin; Ineichen, Benjamin Victor; Fathi, Ali-Reza; Remonda, Luca; Diepers, Michael // Journal of Endovascular Therapy (Sage Publications Inc.);Dec2015, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p952 

    Purpose: To describe the use of Embozene microspheres as an alternative treatment for intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVF).Case Report: The DAVF was located close to the vertex and mainly fed by the left medial meningeal artery (MMA). Embolization was...

  • MULTIPLE VESICOVAGINAL FISTULAE WITH VESICLE CALCULUS FOLLOWING ABDOMINAL HYSTERECTOMY - A CASE REPORT. Bhatnagar, P. K.; Mathur, Annapurna; Saxena, Rita; Pipal, Vibha // Indian Obstetrics & Gynaecology;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p25 

    The article presents a case study of a 44-year-old woman who has developed vesicovaginal fistulae (VVF) with vesicle calculus following an abdominal hysterectomy. She was presented with continuous urine dribbling since days of post-surgery which as revealed through methylene blue instillation...

  • Refractory acute suppurative thyroiditis secondary to pyriform sinus fistula. Jee Hyue Seo; Yong Hoon Park; Sei Won Yang; Hyun Young Kim // Annals of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism;2014, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p104 

    Acute suppurative thyroiditis is a rare disease because the thyroid gland is remarkably resistant to infection. We present a 2-year-old girl with refractory acute suppurative thyroiditis due to a pyriform sinus fistula (PSF). She complained of fever and painful anterior neck swelling. Her...

  • Duodenoportal Fistula Resulting from Peptic Ulcer after Extended Right Hepatectomy for Cholangiocarcinoma. Fujiki, Masato; Ramirez, Jose Roberto; Aucejo, Federico N. // American Surgeon;Mar2012, Vol. 78 Issue 3, pE154 

    The article describes the case of a 58-year-old female who was diagnosed with duodenoportal fistula secondary to peptic ulcer. The patient underwent extended right hepatectomy and left bile duct reconstruction with hepaticojejunostomy for cholangiocarcinoma. Five weeks after surgery, the...

  • Staged seton fistulotomy after restorative proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis accompanied by a decline in anal pressure during manometry. Saigusa, Naoto; Fujisaki, Hiroyuki; Yokoyama, Tadashi; Shinozaki, Masaru; Kikuchi, Manabu; Nakamura, Toshio; Yokoyama, Yasuhisa; Nonami, Toshiaki // International Journal of Colorectal Disease;Mar2015, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p421 

    The article presents a case study of a 57-year-old man presented with a perianal fistula after restorative proctocolectomy for refractory ulcerative colitis (UC). He underwent through ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) and his histological findings of excised colorectum were compatible with UC...

  • Bevacizumab.  // Reactions Weekly;5/26/2012, Issue 1403, p11 

    The article describes the case of a 35-year-old woman who received bevacizumab in addition to fluoropyrimidine-based chemotherapy, but developed pouch-vaginal fistula.

  • Cisplatin/doxorubicin/mitomycin.  // Reactions Weekly;11/28/2009, Issue 1280, p14 

    The article describes the case of a 67-year-old male patient with cryptogenic cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma suffered from an enterobiliary fistula after undergoing transarterial chemo-embolisation (TACE) using cisplatin, doxorubicin and mitomycin. He complained about confusion, a fever,...

  • Anchor Coil Technique for Arteriovenous Fistula Embolization. KANEMARU, KAZUYA; EZURA, MASAYUKI; NISHIYAMA, YOSHIHISA; YAGI, TAKASHI; YOSHIOKA, HIDEYUKI; FUKUMOTO, YUICHIRO; HORIKOSHI, TORU; KINOUCHI, HIROYUKI // Interventional Neuroradiology;May/Jun2014, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p283 

    We describe a case of arteriovenous fistula (AVF) successfully treated by coil embolization with an anchor coil inserted in the varix to facilitate dense packing at the shunting site. AVF of the left anterior choroidal artery (AChoA) draining into the ipsilateral basal vein of Rosenthal was...

  • Two consecutive dural arteriovenous fistulae in a child: a case report of successful treatment with gamma knife radiosurgery. Hung-Chuan Pan; Sheehan, Jason; Chuan-Fu Huang; Dar-Yu Yang // Child's Nervous System;Oct2007, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p1185 

    Introduction The occurrence of dural arteriovenous fistulae in children is quite rare. Endovascular embolization is typically the first line treatment. In general, Gamma Knife radiosurgery is used as adjuvant treatment and seldom performed as the first line treatment in children. Discussion We...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics