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Microsurgical Approach to Bilateral Carotid Artery Occlusion

  • Š. Palkovič
  • P. Borák
  • P. Nádvorník
Conference paper
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 28)

Abstract

Bilateral carotid artery occlusions occur not as rarely as was assumed in the past. In 200 patients suffering from occlusion of the carotid artery and treated by extra-intracranial microanastomosis1, a 10% incidence of bilateral occlusions was observed.

Keywords

Carotid Artery Collateral Circulation Carotid Artery Occlusion Angiographic Examination Bilateral Occlusion 
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References

  1. 1.
    Palkovič, Š., Nádvorník, P., Microanastomosis indication. J. Neurosurg. Sci. 21 (1977), 2–3, 199–201.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Patterson, R. H., Jr., Risk of carotid surgery with occlusion of the contralateral carotid artery. Arch. Neurol. 30 (1974), 188–189.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Š. Palkovič
    • 1
  • P. Borák
    • 1
  • P. Nádvorník
    • 1
  1. 1.Postgraduate Institute of the Medical School of Komenský UniversityBratislavaCzechoslovakia

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