Maxillary Artery Embolization in Patient with Penetrating Trauma to Face: Case Report

Maxillary Artery Embolization in Patient with Penetrating Trauma to Face: Case Report

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DOI: 10.18483/ijSci.2466 11 24 32-34 Volume 10 - May 2021

Abstract

Some cases of penetrating trauma to the face can result in asymptomatic injuries, especially vascular trauma. This paper reports the case of a young patient with penetrating facial trauma and a vascular injury diagnosed using an imaging exam. Endovascular treatment was performed involving embolization of the left maxillary artery.

Keywords

Maxillary Artery, External Causes, Embolization, Injuries and Lesions, Facial Trauma

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