Removal of metallic foreign bodies embedded in soft tissues by stereotaxic approach

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Ceylan M. F. , Guner S. , Ediz L. , Unsal S. S. , Isik D.

AFRICAN HEALTH SCIENCES, vol.14, no.1, pp.64-71, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4314/ahs.v14i1.10
  • Title of Journal : AFRICAN HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.64-71


Background: A trial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia and increases the risk of stroke and death. Patients with hypertensive have an increased risk of developing atrial fibrillation. RDW (Red blood cell distribution width) levels are elevated in cardiovascular disorders including heart failure, stable coronary disease, acute coronary syndrome, slow coronary flow and stroke.