TITLE

Digital artery pseudoaneurysm in a patient with previous radial artery harvest

AUTHOR(S)
Plant, Mathew A.; Panchapakesan, Vivek
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery;Winter2011, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p148
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A post-traumatic pseudoaneurysm in the ulnar digital artery of the thumb in a patient with compromised vascularity due to a previous harvest of the ipsilateral radial artery is reported. To the authors' knowledge, the present case is the first such description of a pseudoaneurysm in the digital artery of a patient with compromised collateral blood flow.
ACCESSION #
70836033

 

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