Surgical treatment of kinked internal carotid artery.


BACKGROUND AND AIMS The aim of this study was to provide information on the diagnosis and treatment of kinking -- bends in the extracranial internal carotid artery (KICA), a rate but major and treatable cause of cerebral ischemia. PROJECT A retrospective review of the seven-year experience in Split Hospital. ESSENTIAL DATA: The role of the surgical… (More)