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Arteriovenous fistula after renal transplantation: utility, futility or threat?

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Nov 17, 2005 ... After renal transplantation, however, the value of keeping an AV fistula .... Hence, fistula closure should be restricted to patients with good graft function .... Ori Y, Korzets A, Katz M, Perek Y, Zahavi I, Gafter U. Haemodialysis .... Normal reference values for glomerular filtration rate: what do we really know?

How Long Can an Arteriovenous (AV) Fistula Last? - DaVita

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It did. Many people are curious as to how long an AV fistula can last — for four DaVita ... As long as you can get up in the morning and thank the Lord you see another ... Barbara stayed on dialysis a couple of months after the transplant until the ...

TransplantBuddies.org Forums: AV FISTULA REMOVAL AFTER TRANSPLANT?

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My question is has any one had their fistula removed after transplant? ... I am suprised that it has grown so big without exercise. do you do alot ...

Fistula Removal & History of a Fistula (with pictures ...

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In most cases, the fistula can be easily tied off (ligated) and it is not as involved a process as this. ..... I do hate that you are having more surgery.

Dialysis: death via a damaged fistula | Big D and Me

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Feb 20, 2010 ... You can begin by discussing your father's death with Health and Disability Consumer .... Fistulas often block up after a successful transplant.

Arteriovenous Fistula - Encyclopedia of Surgery

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The procedure is performed in a hospital or one-day surgery center and can .... Why are you recommending an AV fistula instead of another kind of access?

Kidney Transplant Program - Vascular Access FAQ - New York City ...

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Answers to frequently asked questions about vascular access surgery. ... Your surgeon can create an AV fistula either in your wrist, forearm, or upper arm. .... Depending upon the procedure dialysis access surgery might be done many months ...

Should AV Fistula be kept after KTX? - ResearchGate

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Nov 28, 2014 ... Arteriovenous fistula after renal transplantation: utility, futility or threat? ... Even the best kidney transplant grafts do not last forever. ... If you have a good graft function, no need to keep it which crates extra load for heart. Dec 1 ...

What to do with no-more-needed dialysis shunt? Ligate? Keep for ...

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Dec 2, 2012 ... Would you do a revision and thrombectomize the. ... vascular dialysis access post -renal transplantation unless the fistula ... Generally, shunts thrombose spontaneously after transpants due to improvement of platelet function.

Saint Luke's | Kidney Dialysis – Frequently Asked Questions ...

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Before you can receive dialysis, doctors must connect the dialysis equipment to your bloodstream through one of several ... You may be allowed to go home the same day of surgery. ... Where are AV fistulas located and how long do they last?

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Your fistula after transplant - Dialysis from the sharp end of the needle

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Feb 18, 2009 ... Your fistula after transplant: To keep or not to keep? ... Which leads to my question: What should we do with our access after transplant?

Should functioning AV fistulas be ligated after renal transplantation?

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After review of the literature, the impact of AVF ligation on the transplant patient's cardiac morphology and function is not clear. Patient and graft survival do not ...

What to do with AV fistula after tx - Forum Style - TransplantFriends ...

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But I do worry a bit about cardiac consequences, plus any surgery carries risk. ... If I were you, I'd just leave your AV Fistula alone for now.