Successful Surgical Management of Radial Artery Pseudo Aneurysm Following Trans-radial Coronary Artery Intervention: Report of Two Cases

Gauranga Majumdar, Surendra Agarwal
2016 Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases & Diagnosis  
Radial artery is now increasingly used as vascular access site for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in cardiology practice. Though successful, it may be associated with vascular complications necessitating intervention. We report two cases of radial artery pseudo aneurysm one each arising out of diagnostic and therapeutic cardiac intervention. Though rare, successful management of such a complication is easier with radial artery as vascular access site as compared to femoral artery that is
more » ... oral artery that is conventionally used access site for cardiac intervention procedures.
doi:10.4172/2329-9517.s1-001 fatcat:gvfvuxhwt5gonkqvxakveeacfq