Spasm of cortical arteries as a complication to selective nephroangiography

U. Albrechtsson, Ulf Tylen

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Six cases of spasm of the cortical arteries with redistribution of blood flow to the corticomedullary glomeruli as a complication to nephroangiography are reported. The etiology and the underlying anatomy and physiology are reviewed. Advice is given to avoid the complication.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)785-792
Number of pages8
JournalActa Radiologica - Series Diagnosis
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1978
Externally publishedYes


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