Pseudoaneurysm of the subclavian-vertebral artery junction (SVJ) is a rare complication of internal jugular vein catheter placement. Because of its retroclavicular location, arterial injury at the SVJ poses a significant therapeutic challenge. A case report and review of the literature are presented.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Vascular and Endovascular Surgery|
|State||Published - 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine