DIFFICULT LESIONS OF THE CAROTID ARTERIES AND THEIR SURGICAL MANAGEMENT
- False Aneurysm with Delayed Hemorrhage after Carotid Artery Endarterectomy: A Case Report. Ramadas, H. S.; Abbasi, K.; Welling, Richard E. // Vascular Surgery;Mar/Apr1986, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p112
False aneurysm following carotid endarterectomy seldom occurs when the arteriotomy is closed primarily with durable polyester suture material. A case of pseudoaneurysm caused by infection is reported. The patient required reexploration for acute hematoma postoperatively with insertion of a...
- Aneurysm of Saphenous Vein Graft of the Common Carotid Artery: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Chung, Jey J.; Watkins, James E.; Nguyen, Duy D.; Jin Kim // Vascular Surgery;Jan/Feb1986, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p41
Aneurysmal failures occurring in vein grafts inserted into arterial systems generally occur relatively soon after placement. We describe, however, this rare complication in a saphenous vein graft to the common carotid artery 15 years postoperatively.
- A False Aneurysm of the Proximal Common Carotid Artery: Evaluation and Management--A Case Report. Kiev, Jonathan; Forman, Mark H.; Kerstein, Morris D. // Vascular Surgery;May1993, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p320
A symptomatic proximal common carotid artery false aneurysm that occurred ten years after the repair of an arteriovenous fistula caused by a stab wound to the neck was repaired by a reverse saphenous vein graft to restore continuity from the aortic arch to the common carotid artery.
- The Application of Split-Thickness Skin Graft as an Autogenous Arterial Conduit in a Goat (Capra Hircus) Model. Pichakron, Kullada O.; Bui, Phiet T.; Pickard, Brian J.; Peristein, Jon; Mathis, Derek; Muir-Padilla, Jeannie; Ihnat, Daniel M. // Vascular & Endovascular Surgery;May/Jun2006, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p213
Adequate autogenous vein is often the limiting factor in achieving a successful infrainguinal bypass. Attempts have been made to find alternative conduits; however, these alternatives have demonstrated inferior patency rates. We attempt to show that a split-thickness skin graft conduit provides...
- Vascular surgery. // Pulse;9/17/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 36, p56
Highlights the list of five medical development in the vascular surgery in the Europe. Introduction of the European Carotid Surgery Trial for patients with asymptomatic 70 percent stenosis; Presentation of the EndoVascular Aneurysm Repair for treating abdominal aortic aneurysm in Great Britain;...
- Surgical Repair of Primary Saphenous Vein Aneursym of the Proximal Leg after Initial Presentation as an Inguinal Hernia. Majeski, James // American Surgeon;Nov2002, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p999
Primary venous aneurysms of the proximal saphenous vein are uncommon. They are most frequently seen in patients referred for evaluation and treatment of an inguinal or femoral hernia. Since 1992 five patients with a proximal saphenous venous aneurysm were referred for evaluation and treatment of...
- Monitoring the Practice of Vascular Surgery: Findings from a National Registry (1996-2011). Lozano, Francisco; Marinello, Josep; Moreno, Rosa; Aguilar, Maria; López-Quintana, Alfonso; Gonzalez-Porras, Jose; Alvarez, Javier; Giménez-Gaibar, Antonio; Alguacil, Rafael; Cairols, Marc; Marco-Luque, Miguel; Vaquero, Fernando; Callejas, José // World Journal of Surgery;Jan2014, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p241
Background: The goal of this article is to present for the first time to the international community the detailed findings and outcomes of the Spanish Vascular Registry (SVR) after 16 years of experience. Methods: We examined the nationwide registry promoted by the Spanish Society of Angiology...
- Ruptured Mycotic Extracranial Carotid Aneurysm Treated by Excision, PTFE Graft Interposition, and Local Antibiotic Application--A Case Report. Pasic, Miralem; Schwitter, J�rg; Vogt, Marcus; Carrel, Tierry; Von Segesser, Ludwig; Turina, Marko // Vascular Surgery;Jun1992, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p421
A very rare case of ruptured mycotic extracranial carotid aneurysm caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae is described. An eighty-one-year-old man with a painful swelling of the right side of the neck was operated upon. There was no available vein for graft interposition and no retrograde flow in...
- DISCUSSION. Baker, William H. // Vascular Surgery;Nov/Dec1996, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p524
Comments on surgical options for extracranial carotid arteries. Importance of a replacement graft to reestablish the arterial flow; Use of excision and lateral aortic closure in treating false aneurysms; Materials that can be used for arterial replacement.