Chapter 11. Systemic Arteriovenous Fistula

  1. Julien I. E. Hoffman MD, FRCP Professor of Pediatrics (Emeritus) Senior Member

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch11

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

How to Cite

Hoffman, J. I. E. (2009) Systemic Arteriovenous Fistula, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch11

Author Information

  1. Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 AUG 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179270

Online ISBN: 9781444314045

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Keywords:

  • systemic arteriovenous fistula;
  • systemic arteriovenous (AV) fistula - abnormal connection between systemic arteries and veins;
  • cranial fistulae and cerebral arteriovenous fistulae;
  • arteriovenous connection and fistula diameter;
  • intensive therapy of congestive heart failure and shock;
  • hemangiomas and hemangioendotheliomas - proliferates and worsens;
  • hepatic arteriovenous fistulae;
  • other arteriovenous fistulae

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathophysiology

  • Cranial fistulae

  • Hepatic vascular lesions

  • Other arteriovenous fistulae

  • References