Incorrect shunt placement due to anatomic variations of the aortic arch during carotid endarterectomy: a rare cause of perioperative ischemia?

Anesth Analg. 2006 Dec;103(6):1617-8. doi: 10.1213/01.ane.0000246423.84622.c5.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aorta, Thoracic / pathology*
  • Arteriovenous Shunt, Surgical
  • Brain Ischemia / etiology*
  • Endarterectomy, Carotid*
  • Female
  • Humans