TITLE

Embolization of an acute renal arteriovenous fistula following a stab wound: case report and review of the literature

AUTHOR(S)
Benson, David A.; Stockinger, Zsolt T.; McSwain Jr., Norman E.; McSwain, Norman E Jr
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2005, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Surgery has traditionally been the definitive form of invasive management for renal vascular injuries. There is a growing trend in the use of endovascular techniques as an alternative to surgery in the trauma setting. We present the case of a 24-year-old woman with an acute renal arteriovenous fistula caused by a stab wound in the left flank, which was successfully managed with selective arterial embolization. This represents only the second reported case of such an approach in the acute setting.
ACCESSION #
16016491

 

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