Use of a Javid™ shunt in the management of axillary artery injury as a complication of fracture of the surgical neck of the humerus: a case report

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Suttie Stuart A; Mofidi Reza; Howd Alison; Griffiths Gareth D;
(2008)

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Introduction</p> <p>Axillary artery injury is a rare but severe complication of fractures of the surgical neck of the humerus.</p> <p>Case presentation</p> <p>We present a case of axillary artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to such a fracture, in a 82-ye... View more
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