Arteriovenous Fistula of the Splenic Vessels Producing Ascites
WILLIAM G. CASSEL, JOHN A. SPITTEL, F. HENRY ELLIS, ANDREÉ J. BRUWER
Circulation. 1957;16:1077-1083Originally published December 1, 1957
WILLIAM G. CASSEL
JOHN A. SPITTEL
F. HENRY ELLIS
ANDREÉ J. BRUWER
Arteriovenous fistula involving the portal vein or its tributaries is a rare condition that in some cases can be treated successfully by surgery if it is recognized. The clinical manifestations and diagnostic criteria are presented.
- © 1957 American Heart Association, Inc.