Compressive injury of the brachial plexus after axillary arteriography and its further consequences Lésion du plexus brachial par compression après une artériographie axillaire et ses conséquences ultérieures

ÖZÇAKAR L. , Dinçer F. , Atalay A., KAYMAK B. , Aksu A. E. , Akyürek M.

Revue du Rhumatisme (Edition Francaise), vol.71, no.7, pp.636-638, 2004 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 71 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.rhum.2003.07.007
  • Title of Journal : Revue du Rhumatisme (Edition Francaise)
  • Page Numbers: pp.636-638
  • Keywords: Angiography, Burn injury, Electromyography, Hypoesthesia, Plexopathy, Surgical exploration


A patient suffering from a brachial plexus injury after axillary arteriography is discussed. In the pertinent literature, local complications such as hematomas or pseudoaneurysms have been reported. Herein, rendering this patient, we introduce a new type of a delayed complication after the angiography-compressive injury of the brachial plexus © 2003 Elsevier SAS. Tous droits réservés.