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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 292-293

Angioembolization for post-traumatic renal arteriovenous malformations


1 Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
3 Department of Cardiology, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Francis Sridhar Katumalla
Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana - 141 008, Punjab
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2348-3334.158720

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The risk of renal arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) must be kept in mind as a cause as sudden hematuria in patients with previous renal injury. Treatment of renal AVMs has evolved from nephrectomy to angioembolization, as it allows good control bleeding while preserving maximum renal function and appears to be the first treatment of choice. Hence, angioembolization facilities must be available in centers dealing with renal trauma.


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