Complication of hemodialysis access (pseudoaneurysm): a case report.

  • Mahmood Hosseinzadeh Maleki Birjand Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran.
  • Ehsan Noori Student Research Committee, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran.
  • Amir Adhami Department of Cardiovascular Surgery & Nephrology, Vali e Asr Hospital, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran.
  • Seyed Alireza Javadinia Student Research Committee, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran.
Keywords: Hemodialysis access, Pseudoaneurysm, Complication, Case report

Abstract

The number of patients with end-stage renal disease has steadily increased and improvements in hemodialysis techniques have lead to extended life expectancy. Pseudoaneurysm is a relatively rare complication of autogenous vascular access. We have reported a case in which an anastomotic pseudoaneurysm developed in a patient on hemodialysis treatment.

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Hosseinzadeh Maleki M, Noori E, Adhami A, Javadinia SA. Complication of hemodialysis access (pseudoaneurysm): a case report. Acta Med Iran. 52(1):173-174.
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