Journal article

[Post-traumatic renal arteriovenous fistula discovered after 28 years].

Nicolas Lesaux, Pascal Paulhac, Philippe Bouillet, Xavier Plainard, Pierre Colombeau, Jean-Philippe Dumas

Prog Urol | Published : 2005

Abstract

There is only one published case of arteriovenous fistula discovered 20 years after firearm trauma. The authors report the case of a 47-year-old man injured by firearm 28 years ago presenting with a highflow aneurysm of the right renal artery secondary to arteriovenous fistula and associated with lower pole renal tumour and describe the radiological work-up and surgical management.