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Percutaneous Placement of Pancreatico-biliary Drainage Catheter for the Treatment of Complicated Pancreatic Anastomotic Leakage: an Alternative Treatment Option
A 58-year-old female patient who had anastomotic leakage after a Whipple operation was treated with a percutaneously placed pancreatico-biliary drainage catheter. Complete secondary healing of the anastomotic defect and ...
Epileptic Seizures Induced by a Spontaneous Carotid Cavernous Fistula
A 79-year-old woman was admitted to our emergency department with complaints of fainting and loss of consciousness three times during the past month. She was diagnosed with epilepsy and started to be treated with antiepileptic ...
The Efficacy of Flow Diverter Stents in the Treatment of Wide-Necked Intracranial Aneurysms
Background: To present our findings obtained from the treatment of wide-necked intracranial neurysms with flow diverter stents. Patients and Methods: Intracranial aneurysms were determined in 19 patients (14 females, 5 ...
Association between treatment with coil embolization of renal artery aneurysm and resistant hypertension
Hypertension is the number one risk factor in preventable causes of death in the world. Resistant hypertension is defined as blood pressure that remains uncontrolled despite at least three antihypertensive medications ...
Balloon Dilatation of Iatrogenic Ureteral Strictures after Upper Urinary Tract Reconstruction
Purpose: Open pyeloplasty is the gold standard treatment of uretero-pelvic junction (UPJ) stenosis. Although failure after open pyeloplasty or uretero-neosistosmy is not common, percutaneous or endoscopic interventions ...