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Extracranial internal carotid artery aneurysm : a case report

Du Toit, D. F. ; Van Zyl, J. A. ; Laker, L. ; Groenewald, J. H. (1984)

CITATION: Du Toit, D. F. et al. 1984. Extracranial internal carotid artery aneurysm : a case report. South African Medical Journal, 66:927.

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A patient with an asymptomatic, right-sided internal carotid artery aneurysm is reported. The entity was accurately located and diagnosed pre-operatively by utilizing a duplex ultrasonographic scanner. Treatment comprised aneurysmectomy and restoration of arterial continuity by autogenous venous grafting. The patient recovered without the occurrence of any sequelae.

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