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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 198
Published: 07 May 2019
10.1159/000496530
EISBN: 978-3-318-06424-7
... Abstract Background: An arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is considered the gold standard modality of vascular access (VA) for maintenance hemodialysis (HD) because of its superior patency, few complications, provision of high quality of life, and low risk of patient mortality. The rapid growth...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 81
Published: 07 May 2018
10.1159/000485579
EISBN: 978-3-318-06315-8
... Abstract Perilymphatic fistula (PLF) is defined as an abnormal communication between the fluid (perilymph)-filled space of the inner ear and the air-filled space of the middle ear and mastoid, or cranial spaces. PLF is located in the round or oval window, fractured bony labyrinth, microfissures...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 73
Published: 10 April 2012
10.1159/000334442
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9932-0
... Abstract Tracheocutaneous fistula (TCF) is one of the recognized sequelae of tracheotomy in the pediatric age group. Persistent TCF can cause considerable morbidity due to recurrent aspiration, and subsequent respiratory infection, difficulty in phonation, ineffective cough, skin irritation...
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Series: Progress in Neurological Surgery
Volume: 22
Published: 16 October 2008
10.1159/000163381
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8605-4
... Abstract The early results of radiosurgery for dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) are reported. Thirteen cases of DAVF,9 males and 4 females, ranging in age from 39 to 74 years (mean 54.3), are presented. None underwentsurgical resection, but 7 of the 13 did receive embolization. DAVF locations...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 161
Published: 30 May 2008
10.1159/000129749
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8567-5
... Abstract Arteriovenous fistula (AVF) has been recommended as the first choice for hemodialysisvascular access. This is supported by its superior patency and lower complication ratesover grafts and catheters. The increasing incidence of end-stage renal disease patients andconsequently higher...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 161
Published: 30 May 2008
10.1159/000129750
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8567-5
... Abstract Background: There is increasing emphasis on optimizing fistula use for end-stage renaldisease patients. Although early referral and strategies for vein preservation are clearly important,imaging modalities have assumed an ever-increasing role in preoperative vascular accessassessment...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098845
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... rare, the problem is still with us. We encountered two patients in whom the historycontains elements evoking a perilymphatic fistula. Cerebrospinal fluid causes irritationof the middle ear mucosa. This is demonstrated in an exemplary way in case of a spontaneouslydeveloped cerebrospinal fluid leak from...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 28
Published: 03 June 1982
10.1159/000406741
EISBN: 978-3-318-03132-4
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 37
Published: 18 August 1987
10.1159/000414125
EISBN: 978-3-318-03141-6
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Series: Progress in Neurological Surgery
Volume: 34
Published: 28 May 2019
10.1159/000493071
EISBN: 978-3-318-06422-3
... Abstract Intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) are abnormal arteriovenous connections within the dura, in which meningeal arteries shunt blood directly into the dural sinus or leptomeningeal veins. Among all the treatment options for the treatment of DAVFs, stereotactic radiosurgery...
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Series: Progress in Neurological Surgery
Volume: 17
Published: 13 January 2005
10.1159/000082953
EISBN: 978-3-318-01111-1
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Series: Progress in Basic and Clinical Pharmacology
Volume: 10
Published: 24 January 1996
10.1159/000424185
EISBN: 978-3-318-04091-3
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