CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.27, no.4, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
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Vertebral artery cannulation is an unusual complication during internal jugular vein cannulation. We report a case of vertebral artery cannulation, which occurred during an attempt to cannulate the right internal jugular vein, and we discuss the management of such a rare complication.