Two cases with giant pseudo-aneurysm of vertebral artery secondary to shrapnel injury

Bayarogullari H., Yanmaz R., Kartal I., BURAKGAZİ G.

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.32, no.11, pp.2233-2237, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00381-016-3075-5
  • Title of Journal : CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Page Numbers: pp.2233-2237


Due to their locations, vertebral arteries (VA) are structures that are rarely injured after traumas. Formation of vertebral pseudo-aneurysm (PA) because of pieces of shrapnel is also rare. It causes clinical findings like cervical mass after the injury