alexa Forehead Pseudoaneurysm after Falling Down: A Case Report
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Journal of Vascular Medicine & Surgery
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Case Report

Forehead Pseudoaneurysm after Falling Down: A Case Report

Jinn-Rung Kuo1,2* and Tzu-Hui Pao3

1Department of Neurosurgery, Chi-Mei Medical Center, Yong Kang, Tainan, Taiwan

2Department of Biotechnology, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Tainan, Taiwan

3Department of General Medicine, Chi-Mei Medical Center, Yong Kang, Tainan, Taiwan

*Corresponding Author:
Jinn-Rung Kuo, MD
Department of Neurosurgery, Chi- Mei Medical Center
901 Chung Hwa Road, Yong Kang
Tainan, Taiwan 710
Tel: 886-6-2812811
Fax: 886-6-2828928
E-mail: [email protected]

Received Date: April 27, 2017; Accepted Date: May 12, 2017; Published Date: May 19, 2017

Citation: Kuo J, Pao TH (2017) Forehead Pseudoaneurysm after Falling Down: A Case Report. J Vasc Med Surg 5: 312. doi: 10.4172/2329-6925.1000312

Copyright: © 2017 Kuo J, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.



Forehead pseudoaneurysm after falling down is a rare condition. We report a case of a patient with a 2-month history of a forehead growing mass after falling down and bumping her right forehead. The 3-dimensional computed tomography (CT) angiography showed a hyperdense lesion with internal enhancing focus and supplying by one small branch of right superficial temporal artery (STA). Surgical resection of the pseudoaneurysm with coagulation of the feeding artery was performed. However, there was profuse bleeding complication while drainage tube removal, an emergent explored surgical hemostasis was done. In this article, in addition to presenting the clinical course of an unusual case, we wanted to give emphasis to that ligation of the proximal and distal vessels are necessary while surgical resection of the pseudoaneurysm.


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