Transection of a vertebral artery due to blunt trauma is infrequently seen. This report emphasizes the importance of angiography to confirm clinical suspicion. Hemostasis was achieved by embolization with a coil at angiography, a technique not previously described for vertebral artery transection.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care|
|State||Published - Sep 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine