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 2006 , Vol 15 , Issue 3
CAROTID TO INNOMINATE ARTERY GREFT INTERPOSITION IN A SYMPTOMATIC PATIENT WITH CAROTID ARTERY ANEURYSM
Hikmet İYEM1, Mine TAVLİ1, Suat BÜKET1
1Kent Hastanesi Kalp ve Damar Cerrahi Bölümü Çiğli, İzmir Our aim is to show that carotid to innominate artery bypass can be done safely in a symptomatic patient with aneursymatic and nearly totally occluded common carotid artery to whom endarterectomy or stent grefting can"t be done. Innominate artery to common carotid artery interpozition with a greft was done to a 54 years old male patient with a complain of dizziness on left arm and a history of syncope, without opening the pericard . Incision was made to the carotid arterial side and combined by the median sternotomy incision. (Turkish J Vasc Surg 2006;15(3):41-44). Keywords : Carotid Artery Diseases, Common Carotid Arterial Stenosis, Transient Ischemic Attack
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