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Revista Cubana de Cirugía

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MOLINA ALFONSO, Saúl; ORRET CRUZ, David; MIRANDA CONA, Yanet  and  NUVIOLA GONZALEZ, Blas. Hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula aneurysms. Rev Cubana Cir [online]. 2013, vol.52, n.3, pp.211-217. ISSN 0034-7493.

Hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula aneurisms represent a complication that we can observe in some patients and not always is taken a procedure in relation to them. Herein, we report the case of 29 year old woman with nine years of hemodialysis treatment through left brachiocephalic arteriovenous fistula which developed a giant aneurism with the possibility of spontaneous rupture. The patient was submitted to surgical treatment. The technique was described and the literature was review.

Keywords : aneurism; arteriovenous fistula; hemodialysis.

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