Surgical treatment of symptomatic cervical venous hum

F. J. Brennan, T. A. Salerno

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Abstract

A 28-year-old woman presented with pulsating tinnitus in the right ear and a venous hum heard over the right internal jugular vein. Maneuvers which abolished the hum also eliminated the tinnitus. Permanent symptomatic relief was achieved by ligation of the right internal jugular vein.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-136
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Volume81
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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