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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4314/ahs.v14i1.10
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.64-71
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


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.