Large pseudoaneurysm of the carotid artery - in Behcet's disease - Case reports


POSACIOGLU H. , Apaydin A. Z. , PARILDAR M. , BUKET S.

TEXAS HEART INSTITUTE JOURNAL, cilt.32, ss.95-98, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Dergi Adı: TEXAS HEART INSTITUTE JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.95-98

Özet

Behcet's disease is a multisystem inflammatory disease of unknown cause. Its major pathologic feature is vasculitis. We report the occurrence of a large pseudoaneurysm of the carotid artery in a patient who had Behcet's disease. The patient underwent surgery and was discharged on the 7th postoperative day.