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After a blunt trauma, xillary artery transection is repaired endovascularly with a stent graft.
Axillary artery transection injuries are uncommon and often require surgery to repair. The patient in this case was assessed to be at high risk for open surgery, and an urgent endovascular therapy option employing a stent graft is described...
Date: Nov 21 2022, Open Access
If the ventriculoatrial shunt disappears
The Seldinger procedure is used to place the distal catheter of a medical device called a ventriculoatrial shunt into the internal jugular vein to treat chronic hydrocephalus. We present the case of a 40-year-old man who, 3 years after the distal catheter’s implantation...
Date: October 06 2022, Open Access
In a patient with active variceal bleeding brought on by Systemic Lupus Erythematosusinduced Cirrhosis, a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt revision and embolization of an arterioportal fistula were performed simultaneously
Based on the type and severity of the shunt failure, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) occlusion is a frequent event that can be addressed. Arterioportal fistulas (APFs) are uncommon connections between the systemic artery and portal venous systems that can cause symptomatic portal ...
Date: September 26 2022, Open Access
Myocardial Injury After COVID-19 Vaccine-Associated Myocarditis: Natural History
An uncommon side effect of the mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccine is acute myocarditis. The natural history of this problem is poorly understood. In 20 consecutive patients meeting the criteria, baseline and convalescent cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging evaluations were carried out. current Lake Louise mRNA-based vaccination criteria...
Date: August 16 2022, Open Access
Hepatocellular Carcinoma Classification and Current Treatment
Hepatic cirrhosis is a risk factor for the development of the aggressive primary liver cancer known as hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The Hepatitis C virus, which causes cirrhosis, is becoming more common in the United States, which has led to an increase in HCC cases...
Date: July 09 2022, Open Access