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Case 677

Traumatic rupture of right carotid artery in a car accident

Author(s)
D.Vorwerk, H. Gunselmann
 
Patient
male, 27 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 10.11.2000
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.677
  • Section Cardiovascular
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Resident
  • Views 19933
  • Language(s)
  • Figure 1
    Rupture of right internal carotid artery
     

    AP view show ill-defined margins of the internal carotid artery with some enlargement and slowed flow within the distal arterial portion

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Rupture of right internal carotid artery;

    Lateral view reveals pseudoaneurysm of the internal carotid artery with extravasation and compression of the true lumen of the carotid artery

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Rupture of right internal carotid artery;

    The distal portion remained patent with no sign of additional dissection or thrombosis

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Rupture of right internal carotid artery;
     
     
AP view show ill-defined margins of the internal carotid artery with some enlargement and slowed flow within the distal arterial portion
 
Lateral view reveals pseudoaneurysm of the internal carotid artery with extravasation and compression of the true lumen of the carotid artery
 
The distal portion remained patent with no sign of additional dissection or thrombosis
 
 
 
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