Laparoscopic Extracorporeal Clot Extrusion Under Local Anesthesia for Removal of Intraluminal Fibrin Clot of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters
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Keshvari A. Laparoscopic Extracorporeal Clot Extrusion Under Local Anesthesia for Removal of Intraluminal Fibrin Clot of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters. World J Lap Surg 2010; 3 (2):55-58.
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In this publication, we present our technique with 14 cases for clot removal using a laparoscopic method under local anesthesia that we have called the procedure “extra-corporeal clot extrusion” (ECCE). The result was that laparoscopic “ECCE” should be a considered option for management of catheter malfunction due to fibrin clot.
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