Diagnosis and treatment of nine cases with carotid artery rupture due to hypopharyngeal and cervical esophageal foreign body ingestion
European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, 08/17/2012
Wang S et al. – Timely diagnosis and open surgery are important for the patients of carotid artery rupture (CAR) due to foreign body ingestion. Suture of the carotid artery with muscle flap coverage is a better method compared with ligation of the carotid artery in the treatment of CAR.