A case of total bilateral congenital ulnar artery absence detected with CT angiography

Emanuele Cabras, Stefano Congia, Alessandro Palmas, Giuseppe Dessì, Antonio Capone

Abstract


Here we report a case of bilateral ulnar artery absence discovered during the treatment of a deep wound in the forearm. Variations and anomalies in the anatomy of the upper limb arteries are frequent, but the one that we found, to our knowledge, has never been described in other clinical cases.


Keywords


Ulnar artery absence; hand injury; congenital anomalies

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/IJAE-22977



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