Complete renal artery embolization in a comorbid patient wit
Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...
Renal arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are aberrant connections between the renal artery and vein.They may be acquired or congenital in their aetiology.The most common presenting complaint is of visible haematuria. It is AS part of the routine workup for frank haematuria that intrarenal AVMs are diagnosed.Other presentations include hypertension of unknown cause, abdominal pain and left ventricular hypertrophy. In cases where patients are unstable requiring intervention, the historical treatment has been partial or total nephrectomy with arterial reconstruction.Over time, the range of options has evolved to include conservative and angiographic procedures. We present the only documented case of complete renal artery ablation being used in the acute setting...

http://bit.ly/2t31aPj
Like
Comment
Share