Journal Basic Info

  • Impact Factor: 1.995**
  • H-Index: 8
  • ISSN: 2474-1647
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647
**Impact Factor calculated based on Google Scholar Citations. Please contact us for any more details.

Major Scope

  •  Gynecological Surgery
  •  Thoracic Surgery
  •  General Surgery
  •  Neurological Surgery
  •  Vascular Surgery
  •  Ophthalmic Surgery
  •  Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  •  Breast Surgery


Citation: Clin Surg. 2022;7(1):3390.Case Report | Open Access

Carotid Aneurysm: How to Manage?

Chihaoui C, Aouini F*, Jenni H, Mallouki M, Saaidi MA and Ben Romdhane N

Department of Vascular Surgery, Military Hospital of Tunis, Tunisia

*Correspondance to: Aouini F 

 PDF  Full Text DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647.3390


Background: Extracranial carotid artery aneurysms are uncommon yet serious pathology. They are mostly atherosclerotic. Treatment is mandatory for several conditions. Case Description: A 76-year-old female presented with repeated cerebral infarctions. Computed Tomography (CT) angiography revealed a fusiform aneurysm of the left extracranial Internal Carotid Artery (ICA). Aneurysmectomy associated to a carotid-carotid venous bypass was successfully performed. Conclusion: Open surgical treatment is the gold standard for extracranial carotid artery aneurysms. Endovascular approach could a promising therapy


Extracranial carotid artery aneurysms; Surgery; Endovascular

Cite the article

Chihaoui C, Aouini F, Jenni H, Mallouki M, Saaidi MA, Ben Romdhane N. Carotid Aneurysm: How to Manage?. Clin Surg. 2022; 7: 3390..

Search Our Journal

Journal Indexed In

Articles in PubMed

RAF Kinase Inhibitory Protein Expression and Phosphorylation Profiles in Oral Cancers
 PubMed  PMC  PDF  Full Text
Mesh Sprayer Device with Liquefied Mesh Delivery System: Proposed Alternative for Currently Available Meshes in Hernia Repair and Supplement to Abdominal Closure
 PubMed  PMC  PDF  Full Text
View More...

Articles with Grants

Use of the Intrathoracic Tube for Repositioning Free Flap Pedicle via Transoral Approach
 Abstract  PDF  Full Text
Massive Preperitoneal Hematoma after Open Hernia Repair with UltraPro Hernia System
 Abstract  PDF  Full Text
View More...