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a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse

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an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface

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In a single centre study, clinical and epidemiological data obtained from Shanghai First People's Hospital Affiliated to Jiaotong University, 376 patients were included, all undergoing haemodialysis through a native arteriovenous fistula.
Natural history, current concepts, classification, factors impacting endovascular therapy, and pathophysiology of cerebral and spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas.
Humacyte will assess the efficacy and safety of the HAV compared to arteriovenous fistulas, when used as a conduit for hemodialysis.
This study examined vein tissue obtained at the time 19 patients underwent surgical creation of arteriovenous fistulas at Boston University.
Different sites versus constant sites of needle insertion into arteriovenous fistulas for treatment by repeated dialysis.
A ten-year experience of Brescia-Cimino arteriovenous fistula in children: technical evolution and refinements.
Karakhanian, "Case report: late recurrent hematuria following laparoscopic radical prostatectomy may predict internal pudendal artery pseudoaneurysm and arteriovenous fistula," Journal of Endourology, vol.
NKF K/DOQI clinical practice guidelines for vascular access recommend preferential placement of arteriovenous fistulas (AVF) in hemodialysis patients, with AV grafts being reserved for patients whose vascular anatomy precludes fistula placement.
At his first presentation in our department we noted the lack of pulse in both radial arteries, an exhausted venous capital in the right upper arm and the possibility of performing an arteriovenous fistula between the humeral artery and the medio-basilic vein in the left arm.
Therapeutic embolization of the pulmonary artery in pulmonary arteriovenous fistula.
One patient with a transected proximal (ostial) vertebral artery, with a false aneurysm and an arteriovenous fistula, was included as a subclavian injury.
Ten (10%) patients presented with failed arteriovenous fistula (AVF) or graft, out of which 4(40%) had no plan for next fistula/graft or transplant, 2(20%) were planning for renal transplant, and the remaining4(40%) were waiting for the next fistula or graft.
Hemodialysis can be performed through a central catheter (CH) inserted in the internal jugular or subclavian vein or through an arteriovenous fistula (AVF) preferably in the upper limbs whose optimal functionality delay varies from one to three months.
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