Editor-in-Chief Ufuk Demirkılıç Frequency Quarterly Abbreviation Turk J Vasc Surg Publisher Turkish National Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society ISSN 2667-4947 E-ISSN 2667-5080


Turkish Journal of Vascular Surgery 2001 , Vol 10 , Issue 1
INTERNAL CAROTID ARTERY ANEURYSMS
Mustafa Çıkırıkçıoğlu1, Hakan Posacıoğlu1, Ulusal Coşkun1, İsa Durmaz1
1Ege Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Anabilim Dalı, İzmir lnternal carotıd artery aneurysms are rare pathologies among carotid artery diseases. This group of pathologies has important differences through the stages of diagnosis and therapy as compared to occlusive carotid artery diseases and improper therapy may lead to severe morbidities as well as mortalities.

In this paper, findings of two cases of internal carotid artery aneurysms, whom undergone surgical therapy at our cli­ nic has been presented and diagnostic-therapeuteic protocols of internal carotid artery aneurysms has been discus­ sed with related literature. Keywords : Internal carotid artery, aneurysm