TITLE

CEREBRAL ANGIOMA AND ANEURYSM OF THE CERVICAL INTERNAL CAROTID ARTERY

AUTHOR(S)
Singer, Adolf
PUB. DATE
November 1975
SOURCE
Angiology;Nov1975, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p717
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a 47 year old woman, who was admitted to Booth Memorial Medical Center with sudden onset of severe headache, vomiting, drowsiness and right sided seizures. Bilateral carotid angiography confirmed the presence of a mid-line cerebral arterio-venous malformation, filling mainly from the right carotid artery. The patient was allowed to recover from her episode of subarachnoid hemorrhage, and after appropriate convalescence she was brought back to hospital for surgery. Under general endotracheal anesthesia the carotid bifurcation was exposed through an oblique incision along the anterior border of sternomastoid, extending from just below the mastoid process to the level of the cricoid cartilage.
ACCESSION #
16362946

 

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