Article

1 Iconography
Access to the text (HTML) Access to the text (HTML)
PDF Access to the PDF text
Advertising


Access to the full text of this article requires a subscription.
  • If you are a subscriber, please sign in 'My Account' at the top right of the screen.

  • If you want to subscribe to this journal, see our rates

  • You can purchase this item in Pay Per ViewPay per View - FAQ : 30,00 € Taxes included to order
    Pages Iconography Videos Other
    2 1 0 0


Joint Bone Spine
Volume 71, n° 4
pages 347-348 (juillet 2004)
Doi : 10.1016/j.jbspin.2003.06.004
Received : 21 January 2003 ;  accepted : 16 June 2003
Bilateral lumbosacral plexopathy after femoral vein dialysis: synopsis of a case

Bayram  Kaymak a ,  Levent  Özçakar a * ,  Alp  Çetin a ,  Özlem  Erol a ,  Hadim  Akoglu b
aDepartment of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hacettepe University Medical School,Ankara, Turkey 
bDepartment of Internal Medicine, Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey 

*Corresponding author.
@@#100979@@

Femoral vein dialysis is a technique applied in many clinics. Hemorrhagic complications following the procedure either directly due to the femoral catheterization itself in the early period or less with concomitant late neurological impairments may pose serious challenges to the clinician. Likewise in this report, we are presenting a dialysis patient with bilateral retroperitoneal hematomas causing bilateral lumbosacral plexopathies-to our best knowledge the first in the literature. We have also touched upon its prompt diagnosis and treatment.

Mots clés  : Femoral vein dialysis ; Retroperitoneal hematoma ; Lumbosacral plexopathy.




© 2003  Elsevier SAS. All Rights Reserved.

EM-CONSULTE.COM is registrered at the CNIL, déclaration n° 1286925.
As per the Law relating to information storage and personal integrity, you have the right to oppose (art 26 of that law), access (art 34 of that law) and rectify (art 36 of that law) your personal data. You may thus request that your data, should it be inaccurate, incomplete, unclear, outdated, not be used or stored, be corrected, clarified, updated or deleted.
Personal information regarding our website's visitors, including their identity, is confidential.
The owners of this website hereby guarantee to respect the legal confidentiality conditions, applicable in France, and not to disclose this data to third parties.
Close
Article Outline
You can move this window by clicking on the headline