Successful Closure of Post-traumatic Carotid-jugular Arteriovenous Fistula Complicated by Congestive Heart Failure and Cerebrovascular Insufficiency.

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This report describes a patient who received a traumatic injury of the neck 28 years prior to admission to this institution. He had required multiple hospitalizations, along with medications for congestive heart failure. After ligation of a large arteriovenous fistula and replacement of a 3 cm segment of the left common carotid artery with an 8 mm double… (More)

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@article{Kakkar1979SuccessfulCO, title={Successful Closure of Post-traumatic Carotid-jugular Arteriovenous Fistula Complicated by Congestive Heart Failure and Cerebrovascular Insufficiency.}, author={Sunil Kakkar and Paolo Angelini and Robert D. Leachman and Denton A. Cooley}, journal={Cardiovascular diseases}, year={1979}, volume={6 4}, pages={457-462} }