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Penetrating injury of the brachial artery

  • S. Mishra
  • K. N. Panda
  • Karoon Agrawal
Case Report
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Abstract

A case of penetrating injury of the brachial artery by an uncommon foreign body was managed by resection and end-to-end anastomosis of the vessel. Patency was restored and recovery was uneventful.

Keywords

Brachial Artery Patency Rate Capillary Filling Successful Revascularisation Arterial Trauma 
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Copyright information

© Indian Association of Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgeons 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Mishra
    • 1
  • K. N. Panda
    • 1
  • Karoon Agrawal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Plastic SurgeryJawaharlal Indtitute of Postgraduate, Medical Education and ResearchPondicherryIndia

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