volume 29, issue 6, P862-864 2015
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2015.1054357
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Makoto Katsuno, Rokuya Tanikawa, Masaaki Hashimoto, Akira Matsuno

Abstract: We described two cases of shunt-related distal internal carotid artery (ICA) dissection from high cervical ICA stenosis. These cases suggest that for high cervical internal carotid endarterectomy, surgeons should reconsider using a carotid shunt to reduce the risk of ICA dissection.