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Sang Woo Ryu 2 Articles
Missed Traumatic Rupture of the Diaphragm
Sang Woo Ryu, Jaykey Chekar, In Ho Yi, Bo Ra Seo, Seong Huek Park, Seong Ju Go
J Trauma Inj. 2017;30(1):16-20.   Published online March 31, 2017
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A 48-year-old man came to the emergency department with altered consciousness and hemoperitoneum following a pedestrian traffic accident. He underwent immediate emergency laparotomy, and on the second day, he required craniectomy because of increase of intracranial hemorrhage. A chest radiograph taken 7 days after admission, showed elevation of the right hemi-diaphragm, and follow-up chest CT showed a right-sided rupture of the diaphragm, which was surgically repaired. Rupture of the diaphragm can be easily overlooked and the diagnosis delayed, especially in unstable patients with multiple trauma or altered level of consciousness, as in the case reported here.


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    Patricia J. Bartzak
    Journal of Trauma Nursing.2022; 29(1): 47.     CrossRef
Stent Graft Repair of Penetrated Injury of the Common Carotid Artery
Soon Jin Kim, Sang Woo Ryu, Jaykey Chekar, Yong Tae Kim, Bo Ra Seo
J Trauma Inj. 2016;29(4):172-175.   Published online December 31, 2016
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Penetrated injury of common carotid artery (CCA) is rare and extremely lethal. Carotid artery injury tends to bleed actively and potentially occlude the trachea. It can cause fatal neurological complications. An accurate diagnosis and adequate treatment are very needed to the successful outcome of the penetrating vascular injury in zone 1, 2, and 3 of the neck. Open surgical treatment is more invasive and complicated than endovascular treatment. We experienced a case with penetrating injury in neck zone 2. Here, we report the case successfully treated with endovascular stent graft technique.

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