TITLE

ISOLATED POPLITEAL ARTERY RUPTURE CAUSED BY BLUNT TRAUMA

AUTHOR(S)
Friedman, Sandra A.; Cerruti, Marcail M.; Kosmoski, Jan; Sobel, Jack
PUB. DATE
October 1971
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1971, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p533
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A case of isolated popliteal artery injury associated with blunt trauma to the lower thigh is described. The stretched artery was apparently sheared to the point of rupture when the limb was pressed between two vehicles.
ACCESSION #
16360020

 

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