Aberrant internal carotid artery: classic findings on computed tomography.

Abstract

An aberrant internal carotid artery passing through the middle ear is rare and may be misdiagnosed. Surgical intervention can lead to massive bleeding, possible hemiparesis, or both, as demonstrated by the following cases. The purpose of this article is to alert the otolaryngologist and the radiologist to the condition and to subtle computed tomographic… (More)

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@article{Mcelveen1986AberrantIC, title={Aberrant internal carotid artery: classic findings on computed tomography.}, author={John T Mcelveen and Wilson Lo and T H el Gabri and Peter T. Nigri}, journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery}, year={1986}, volume={94 5}, pages={616-21} }