Autologous vein-covered stent repair of a cervical internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm: technical case report.

@article{Marotta1998AutologousVS,
  title={Autologous vein-covered stent repair of a cervical internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm: technical case report.},
  author={Thomas R. Marotta and Christopher Buller and David Taylor and C. Philip Morris and Thomas Joseph Zwimpfer},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={408-12; discussion 412-3}
}
OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Stenting of a cervical internal carotid pseudoaneurysm is presented using a stent covered with saphenous vein. This procedure resulted in immediate exclusion of the aneurysm and maintained patency of the carotid artery. CLINICAL PRESENTATION A gunshot to the neck resulted in airway obstruction and respiratory arrest with… CONTINUE READING