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VAVirginia (US postal abbreviation)
VADepartment of Veterans Affairs (US)
VAVolt-Ampere
VAVirtual Assistant
VAVarese (Lombardia, Italy)
VAVeterans Affairs
VAVirtual Airlines
VAVisual Arts
VAValue Analysis
VAVatican City State (top level domain)
VAValue Added
VAVarious Artists
VAViola
VAVivaldi
VAVoir Aussi (French: See Also)
VAVeterans Administration (now Department of Veterans Affairs)
VAVirtual Address
VAVanadium
VAVoice Actor
VAVanaf (Dutch: From, used in pricing)
VAVoice Activated
VAVice Admiral
VAVariable Annuity
VAVulnerability Assessment
VAVibration Analysis
VAVoluntary Aided (UK school status)
VAVisual Acuity
VAVolcanic Ash (METAR obscuration)
VAVinyl Acetate
VAViterbi Algorithm
VAVisiting Associate (various schools)
VAVickers-Armstrong (British gun manufacturer)
VAVisual Aid
VAVolare Airlines (Italy)
VAVibro-Acoustic (software)
VAValidation Authority (digital certificates)
VAValuation Allowance
VAView Askew (gaming, Counter Strike)
VAVaginal Atrophy
VAAmbulance Plane (US Navy)
VAValor Award (Australian police award)
VAVariable Account
VAVirtual Analog
VAVotre Altesse (French: Your Highness)
VAVertical Angle
VAVertex Array (game programming)
VAVital Area
VAVeterans Agency (UK government)
VAAircraft speed
VAViscosity Agent (concrete)
VAVideo Amplifier
VAVulnerable Area
VAVicar Apostolic
VAVentriculoatrial
VAVehicle Analysis
VAVelocity Analysis
VAVillous Adenoma
VAViral Arthritis
VAVascular Aging
VAVentricular Atrial
VAVolume Absorber (physics)
VAVariational Approximation
VAVérification d'Aptitude (Informatique)
VAVerbal Area (audio/video chat software)
VAVisionAIR, Inc (Atlanta, GA public safety software manufacturer)
VAVerkaufsagent (German: Selling Agent; eBay)
VAVisual Accounting
VAVacation Absence
VAVisual Training Aid Specialist (US Navy)
VAVietnamese Airlines
VAVertical Accelerator
VAVulnerability Analyzer (information security)
VAVices Agens (Latin: Acting in Place Of, epigraphy)
VAVictoria and Albert Order (British)
VAMaximum-Design Maneuvering Velocity
VAVentanas Alemanas (Guatemala)
VAVariant Armour (gaming)
VAVermont American, Inc.
VAVixit Annos (Latin: He Lived (insert number) Years, epigraphy)
VAFixed Wing, Heavier Than Air Aircraft, Attack (US Navy)
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Should ventriculoatrial shunting be the procedure of choice for normal-pressure hydrocephalus?
Baltsavias et al., "Ventriculoatrial shunts in adults, incidence of infection, and significant risk factors: a single-center experience," World Neurosurgery, vol.
A continuacion, describiremos el caso de un adulto joven, valorado en el servicio de urgencias del Hospital Universitario San Ignacio por el grupo de la Unidad de Nefrologia, que se presento con un cuadro poco comun de nefritis por derivacion, dada la edad del paciente y el tiempo de permanencia de la valvula ventriculoatrial, y en quien se confirmo el diagnostico mediante biopsia renal con posterior mejoria clinica y paraclinica con el retiro de la valvula, sin requerir manejo con antibioticos.
The rhythm is usually incessant and, in cases with ventriculoatrial (VA) dissociation, the diagnosis is readily made (Figure 5C).
However, children with ventriculoatrial shunts do require antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent bacterial endocarditis.
Convalescence was marked by hydrocephalus that required a ventriculoatrial shunt.
The ventriculoperitoneal (V-P) shunt has, for the most part, replaced the ventriculoatrial (VA) shunt due to the lessened likelihood of infection or clotting.
As may be anticipated, patients with single-chamber ventricular pacemakers are most at risk--particularly those patients with intact ventriculoatrial conduction (when atria and ventricles contract together).
Medical treatment includes Acetazolamide, Steroids, Topiramate, Frousemide and surgical treatment options include Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration (ONSF) or CSF shunt (lumboperitoneal shunts, ventriculo-peritoneal shunts, or ventriculoatrial shunt).3,6,7
Las derivaciones mas usadas son la ventriculo-peritoneal y la ventriculoatrial (se remplaza la cavidad peritoneal por la auricula derecha).