TITLE

ACUTE UPPER LIMB ISCHEMIA IN THE THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME: ITS CORRECTION BY AXILLO--AXILLARY BYPASS GRAFTING

AUTHOR(S)
Egan, T. J.; Daly, M.
PUB. DATE
September 1981
SOURCE
Angiology;Sep1981, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p639
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A case of acute upper limb ischemia in the thoracic outlet syndrome is reported. Its relief by axillo-axillary bypass grafting is described. The advantages of the latter procedure in a poor-risk patient are discussed. More than 2½ years after operation the graft is patent an the patient is essentially symptom-free.
ACCESSION #
16395557

 

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