Carotid Artery-Cavernous Segment Injury during an Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery: A Case Report and Literature Review of the Overlooked Option for Surgical Trapping in the Hyperacute Phase


KAHILOĞULLARI G., Bahadir B., BOZKURT M., Akcalar S., BALCI S., ARAT A.

JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY REPORTS, vol.82, no.04, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 82 Issue: 04
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0041-1740511
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY REPORTS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, EMBASE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Keywords: endonasal endoscopic surgery, endovascular treatment, ICA-cavernous segment, pituitary adenoma, trapping, urgent transcranial surgery, TRANSSPHENOIDAL SURGERY, PITUITARY-ADENOMA, VASCULAR INJURY, DIRECT PUNCTURE, HEMOSTATIC TECHNIQUES, TRAINING MODEL, SINUS SURGERY, CASE SERIES, COMPLICATIONS, BASE

Abstract

Internal carotid artery (ICA) injury is a catastrophic complication of endoscopic endonasal surgery (EES). However, its standard management, emergent endovascular treatment, may not always be available, and the transnasal approach may be insufficient to achieve hemostasis.