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Homograft patch repair in carotid artery rupture.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
VASA. Zeitschrift für Gefässkrankheiten
Publication Date
Volume
36
Issue
4
Pages
279–281
Identifiers
PMID: 18357921
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The case of a 24-year-old man with a rupture of the left common carotid artery and history of intravenous drug abuse is presented. Due to absence of a suitable autologous vein segment the carotid bulb was repaired with a human allograftpatch.

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