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A Journal on Nephrology and Urology


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Minerva Urologica e Nefrologica 2006 March;58(1):91-5

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Distal revascularization-interval ligation for the treatment of angioaccess-induced ischemia. Case report

Asciutto G., Geier B., Mumme A.

Department of Vascular Surgery Ruhr Universität, Bochum, Germany

Two cases of upper extremity ischemia due to a steal phenomenon occurring after the creation of an arterio-venous fistula (AVF) for hemodialysis access are described. A successful treatment with a brachial to brachial artery vein bypass and a ligation of the artery distal to the AVF origin (DRIL-Procedure) was performed in both cases. Complete disappearance of symptoms and healing of the ischemic lesions with maintaining of the angioaccess patency 6 months after the repair reveal that this procedure corrected the stealing.

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