Arteriovenous fistula: A rare complication of arterial puncture for cardiac catheterization

Jack Kron, Donald Sutherland, Josef Rosch, Mark J. Morton, John H. McAnulty

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Arteriovenous (A-V) fistula is a rare complication of cardiac catheterization,1-5 occurring in 0.01 to 0.02% of cases.2,3 This report reviews the course of 5 patients who developed A-V fistulas.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1445-1446
Number of pages2
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - May 1 1985


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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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