Home Dialysis Fistula Malfunction
Scenario Scenario ID Procedure Adult RRL Peds RRL Appropriateness Category
Clinical suspicion of central venous stenosis or occlusion suggested by swelling (ie, soft tissue edema) of the extremity ipsilateral to the upper or lower extremity hemodialysis access, with or without the development of venous collaterals. Treatment and procedures. 3196496
Fluoroscopy fistulography hemodialysis access with intervention

Usually appropriate
Continued hemodialysis access use with surveillance

May be appropriate
US duplex Doppler hemodialysis access area of interest
0 mSv
0 mSv [ped]
Usually not appropriate
Placement of a new tunneled dialysis catheter

Usually not appropriate
Surgical consultation

Usually not appropriate