Post-radiation extra-cranial aneurysm of internal carotid artery

N. Fatic, N. Bulatovic, P. Gajin, N. Aleksic, S. Tanaskovic, S. Babic, Dj. Radak
2015 Acta chirurgica iugoslavica  
A 64-year-old male pa tient was ad mit ted to Clinic for su pra-aor tic branches eval u a tion and multide tec tor com put er ized to mog ra phy (MDCT) angiography. Five years ear lier he had stroke with right-sided weak ness while nine teen years ago he was op er ated for la ryn geal can cer fol lowed by radi a tion ther apy. Ul tra sound of ca rotid ar ter ies revealed left ICA oc clu sion and right ICA an eurysm 18 mm in di am e ter with pa ri etal throm bo sis. MDCT angiography con firmed
more » ... graphy con firmed these find ings with fusiform an eu rysm of right ICA. An eu rysm re sec tion was per formed and Da cron tu bu lar graft 6mm placed be tween com mon and in ter nal ca rotid ar tery. Post oper a tive course was un event ful, color du plex scan showed reg u lar find ings and graft patency.
doi:10.2298/aci1501081f fatcat:5eh3l7eryjfvlgi7g6q6iwfvem