Abstract Title:

A rare case of radial arteriovenous fistula after coronary angiography.

Abstract Source:

Korean Circ J. 2010 Dec;40(12):677-679. Epub 2010 Dec 31. PMID: 21267392

Abstract Author(s):

Min Seub Kwac, Se-Jung Yoon, Seung Jin Oh, Dong Woon Jeon, Dong Hwan Kim, Joo Young Yang

Article Affiliation:

Division of Cardiology, National Health Insurance Corporation Ilsan Hospital, Goyang, Korea.

Abstract:

The percutaneous transfemoral approach has been routinely used for cardiac catheterization and coronary angioplasty. Local vascular complications following angioplasty are seen in 5% to 10% of patients, especially in those who need prolonged anticoagulation. Transradial access for coronary procedures dramatically reduces access site complications. We report a rare case of radial arteriovenous fistula, which developed after coronary angiography perfomed using the transradial approach.

Study Type : Human Study

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