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Renal Arteriovenous Fistula
T. Gregory Walker, MD, FSIR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Pathology

        • Clinical Issues

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Definitions

            • Renal arteriovenous fistula (AVF): Abnormal direct communication between a renal artery and vein

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • Imaging Recommendations

              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • Angiographic Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                          • Presentation

                            • Demographics

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Consider

                                    • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                      Selected References

                                      1. Lorenzen J et al: Post-biopsy arteriovenous fistula in transplant kidney: treatment with superselective transcatheter embolisation. Eur J Radiol. 81(5):e721-6, 2012
                                      2. Kensella D et al: Transcatheter embolization of a renal arteriovenous fistula complicated by an aneurysm of the feeding renal artery. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 31(2):415-7, 2008
                                      3. Idowu O et al: Dual use of an amplatzer device in the transcatheter embolization of a large high-flow renal arteriovenous fistula. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 18(5):671-6, 2007
                                      4. Park BK et al: Arteriovenous fistula after radiofrequency ablation of a renal tumor located within the renal sinus. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 18(9):1183-5, 2007
                                      5. Tam J et al: Acute traumatic renal artery to inferior vena cava fistula treated with a covered stent. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 29(6):1129-31, 2006
                                      6. Garcia-Schurmann JM et al: Spontaneous thrombosis of an iatrogenic arteriovenous fistula of the kidney. Urology. 58(1):106, 2001
                                      7. Reilly KJ et al: Angiographic embolization of a penetrating traumatic renal arteriovenous fistula. J Trauma. 41(4):763-5, 1996
                                      8. Corr P et al: Embolization in traumatic intrarenal vascular injuries. Clin Radiol. 43(4):262-4, 1991
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                                      KEY FACTS

                                      • Terminology

                                        • Imaging

                                          • Pathology

                                            • Clinical Issues

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Definitions

                                                • Renal arteriovenous fistula (AVF): Abnormal direct communication between a renal artery and vein

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • Imaging Recommendations

                                                  • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                    • CT Findings

                                                      • Angiographic Findings

                                                        • MR Findings

                                                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                            PATHOLOGY

                                                            • General Features

                                                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                              • Presentation

                                                                • Demographics

                                                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                    • Treatment

                                                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                      • Consider

                                                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                          Selected References

                                                                          1. Lorenzen J et al: Post-biopsy arteriovenous fistula in transplant kidney: treatment with superselective transcatheter embolisation. Eur J Radiol. 81(5):e721-6, 2012
                                                                          2. Kensella D et al: Transcatheter embolization of a renal arteriovenous fistula complicated by an aneurysm of the feeding renal artery. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 31(2):415-7, 2008
                                                                          3. Idowu O et al: Dual use of an amplatzer device in the transcatheter embolization of a large high-flow renal arteriovenous fistula. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 18(5):671-6, 2007
                                                                          4. Park BK et al: Arteriovenous fistula after radiofrequency ablation of a renal tumor located within the renal sinus. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 18(9):1183-5, 2007
                                                                          5. Tam J et al: Acute traumatic renal artery to inferior vena cava fistula treated with a covered stent. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 29(6):1129-31, 2006
                                                                          6. Garcia-Schurmann JM et al: Spontaneous thrombosis of an iatrogenic arteriovenous fistula of the kidney. Urology. 58(1):106, 2001
                                                                          7. Reilly KJ et al: Angiographic embolization of a penetrating traumatic renal arteriovenous fistula. J Trauma. 41(4):763-5, 1996
                                                                          8. Corr P et al: Embolization in traumatic intrarenal vascular injuries. Clin Radiol. 43(4):262-4, 1991