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 2
ANEURYSM OF THE INTERNAL CAROTID ARTERY: CASE REPORT
Denyan Mansuroğlu1, Kaan Kırali1, Mesut Şişmanoğlu1, Suat Nail Ömeroğlu1, Bahadır Dağlar1, Gökhan İpek1, Cevat Yakut1
1Koşuyolu Kalp Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Kiliniği A 72 years old woman who had swelling at neck, dysphagia and pain lor two months was referred to our clinic. She was operated because of the diagnosis of carotid artery aneurysm. The aneurysmal sac was resected and the inter­ nal carotid artery continuity was achieved with saphenous vein. There was no other neurologic deficit except dyspha­ gia, which spontaneously recovered at 2 weeks postoperatively. The carotid Doppler Ultrasonography carried out at 2 months postoperatively revealed that the saphenous vein graft was patent. Keywords : Carotid artery, true aneurysm
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