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Table 1 Summary of the clinical characteristics of thyrocervical trunk injury after internal jugular vein puncture

From: Right thyrocervical trunk rupture after right internal jugular vein puncture: a case report and systematic review of the literature

Reference number Details of mechanical complications Age (years)/sex Underlying medical condition Number of attempts Use of real-time US guidance Characteristics of the operator Treatment Outcome
[7] Right thyrocervical trunk pseudoaneurysm 33/female Suspected pulmonary embolism after emergency cesarean section 1 Yes NR Endovascular repair with a balloon-expandable covered stent Survival
[8] Right thyrocervical trunk pseudoaneurysm 52/female Acute on chronic renal failure Several times No Nephrologist Surgical ligation Survival
[9] Right thyrocervical trunk pseudoaneurysm 63/male Recurrent sepsis syndrome of an unknown source Several times No NR Surgical ligation Survival
[10] Right thyrocervical trunk pseudoaneurysm 57/female Renal failure due to autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease NR No Attending physician Surgical ligation Survival
[11] Right inferior thyroid artery pseudoaneurysm 54/female Severe esophagitis Several times No NR Endovascular coil embolization Survival
[12] Right inferior thyroid artery pseudoaneurysm 51/female Elective right-sided hepatectomy because of hepatocellular carcinoma with liver cirrhosis 1 No Third year resident Endovascular coil embolization Survival
[13] Right transverse cervical artery pseudoaneurysm 46/male End-stage renal failure Several times No NR Endovascular coil embolization Survival
[14] Right thyroid artery injury 49/male Repair of an ascending aortic aneurysm 2 No Attending anesthesiologist Observation Survival
[15] Right superior thyroid artery rupture 44/female End-stage renal failure 2 No NR Endovascular coil embolization Survival
[16] Central venous catheter misplaced in the right inferior thyroid artery 71/male Left-sided hemi-hepatectomy because of central metastases of a rectal carcinoma 1 No Attending anesthesiologist Surgical repair Survival
Current case Right thyrocervical trunk rupture 53/female Anorexia nervosa and takotsubo cardiomyopathy 1 Yes Cardiologist Endovascular embolization using 33% N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate Death
  1. NR Not recorded, US Ultrasound