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


    • Angiography
    • Arteries
    • Trauma
    • Ultrasound

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
    • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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