Aorto-caval fistula is a rare complication of neoplasms involving the retroperitoneum and the inferior vena cava. This occurrence needs careful surgical planning to repair the fistula, treat malignant caval thrombosis and resect the neoplasm. The management of a neoplastic patient in poor clinical condition must consider the need to palliate symptoms and prolong survival.
|Title of host publication||Italian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 2004|
- Kidney neoplasms
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine