Carotid body tumor on angiography

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
DSA (angiography)
  • splaying of the ICA / ECA
  • no ICA supply
  • ECA supply
  • early draining vein due to shunting
Annotated image

Arrow indicates early draining vein. 

Case Discussion

Typical findings of a carotid body tumor.

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Case information

rID: 4651
Published: 26th Sep 2008
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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