Traumatic axillary artery dissection with radial artery embolism

Hwan Hoon Chung, Hoon Cha Sang, Bum Cho Sung, Hyuck Kim Jung, Hwa Lee Seung, Seung Shin Jae, Woo Park Sang

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This report describes a case of pathologically proven traumatic arterial dissection, presenting as complete occlusion of the axillary artery with radial artery embolism. Occlusion of the axillary artery by traumatic dissection mimicked transection and radial artery embolism mimicked congenital absence of the radial artery on the initial angiogram, but these were correctly diagnosed with the following sonogram.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)294-297
Number of pages4
JournalCardioVascular and Interventional Radiology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Apr
Externally publishedYes


  • Angiography
  • Arteries
  • Trauma
  • Ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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