Radial artery pseduoaneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Arm pain and swelling six days post coronary angiography.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

Large pseudoaneurysm arising from the medial aspect of the radial artery. No evidence of arterial dissection. 

Case Discussion

Pseudoaneurysm after coronary angiography is lower with a radial approach than with a femoral approach (but still occurs!). 

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Case information

rID: 46274
Published: 29th Jun 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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