Vascular insufficiency from AV fistula

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Background

Clinical Features

  • Distal extremity becomes ischemic due shunting of arterial blood to venous side
    • Exercise pain, nonhealing ulcers, cool, pulseless digits

Differential Diagnosis

AV Fistula Complications

Workup

    • Diagnosed by Doppler US or angiography

Management

  • Surgery

Disposition

  • Admit

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