A case with tracheo-innominate artery fistula. Successful management of endovascular embolization of innominate artery.

@article{Takasaki2005ACW,
  title={A case with tracheo-innominate artery fistula. Successful management of endovascular embolization of innominate artery.},
  author={Kenji Takasaki and Kaori Enatsu and Masahiko Nakayama and Takatoshi Uchida and Haruo Takahashi},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  year={2005},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={195-8}
}
Tracheo-innominate artery fistula (TIF) is known as a fatal complication after tracheostomy. We report a 9-year-old girl with early hypoxic encephalopathy who had a tracheo-innominate artery fistula with exsanguinating hemorrhage from her tracheostoma 10 months after tracheostomy. After temporary control of bleeding, embolization of the innominate artery was performed. The patient has remained well 1 year after the procedure. We reviewed the aetiology, diagnosis and management of the tracheo… CONTINUE READING

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