"Arteriovenous Fistula" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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An abnormal direct communication between an artery and a vein without passing through the CAPILLARIES. An A-V fistula usually leads to the formation of a dilated sac-like connection, arteriovenous aneurysm. The locations and size of the shunts determine the degree of effects on the cardiovascular functions such as BLOOD PRESSURE and HEART RATE.
- Arteriovenous Fistula
- Fistula, Arteriovenous
- Fistulas, Arteriovenous
- Arteriovenous Fistulas
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Arteriovenous Fistula" by people in Profiles.
Long-Term Results from the Pivotal Multicenter Trial of Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Arteriovenous Fistula Creation for Hemodialysis Access. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2022 10; 33(10):1143-1150.
Autogenous Vascular Access in American Indians. Ann Vasc Surg. 2022 Jul; 83:108-116.
Percutaneous arteriovenous fistula creation. Semin Vasc Surg. 2021 Dec; 34(4):195-204.
Safety of procuring research tissue during a clinically indicated kidney biopsy from patients with lupus: data from the Accelerating Medicines Partnership RA/SLE Network. Lupus Sci Med. 2021 08; 8(1).
The Role of Biological Effective Dose in Predicting Obliteration After Stereotactic Radiosurgery of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations. Mayo Clin Proc. 2021 05; 96(5):1157-1164.
The challenge of stent placement within cannulation zones of Arteriovenous Fistulae. J Vasc Access. 2021 Jul; 22(4):602-605.
Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Spetzler-Martin Grade I and II Arteriovenous Malformations: International Society of Stereotactic Radiosurgery (ISRS) Practice Guideline. Neurosurgery. 2020 09 01; 87(3):442-452.
Endovascular Revision Using Distal Inflow: EndoRUDI. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2020 Jul; 60(1):144.
The role of precision banding of arteriovenous fistulas in successful kidney transplant recipients. J Vasc Surg. 2020 02; 71(2):719.
Arteriovenous Malformation Presenting as Symptomatic, Enlarging and Contrast-Enhancing Mass 12 Years After Being Treated with Embolization and Radiotherapy. World Neurosurg. 2020 Feb; 134:45-49.