Indian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 99--100

Brachial Artery Disruption: Hyperextension of Elbow


Elamurugan Elamaran 
 Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University, Puducherry, India

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Dr. Elamurugan Elamaran
Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University, Puducherry
India

Hyperextension injury to the elbow leading to major neurovascular damage is a rare event without any bony injury or dislocation. We report a case of young male with brachial artery disruption and median nerve paresis due to hyperextension of elbow after a fall while climbing staircase.


How to cite this article:
Elamaran E. Brachial Artery Disruption: Hyperextension of Elbow.Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2016;3:99-100


How to cite this URL:
Elamaran E. Brachial Artery Disruption: Hyperextension of Elbow. Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Oct 27 ];3:99-100
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