CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology

, Volume 29, Issue 6, pp 1084–1087

Selective Embolization of Large Symptomatic Iatrogenic Renal Transplant Arteriovenous Fistula

Authors

  • Fay L. Barley
    • Department of RadiologySt. James University Hospital
    • Department of RadiologySt. James University Hospital
  • Tony Nicholson
    • Department of RadiologySt. James University Hospital
  • Iain Robertson
    • Department of RadiologyGartnaval Hospital
TECHNICAL NOTE

DOI: 10.1007/s00270-005-0265-z

Cite this article as:
Barley, F.L., Kessel, D., Nicholson, T. et al. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol (2006) 29: 1084. doi:10.1007/s00270-005-0265-z

Abstract

We report on the successful treatment of hypertension by occlusion of a large iatrogenic renal transplant arteriovenous fistula using detachable embolization coils with concomitant flow reduction by occlusion balloon in two patients.

Keywords

EmbolizationRenal transplantArteriovenous fistulaHypertension

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© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2006