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Direct vertebral artery access for the endovascular treatment of basilar artery aneurysms.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22440598     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The femoral approach has been considered the preferred technique for the endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms. Occasionally, aneurysms are not amenable to the standard femoral approach. We describe four cases of basilar artery aneurysm that were treated by the direct vertebral artery access of V1 at the cervical region. The direct vertebral artery access technique can provide an alternative route in selected cases for the treatment of basilar artery aneurysms.
Authors:
J R Vanzin; L Bambini Manzato; F Slaviero; M Strzelecki; R D'agostini Annes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2012-03-16
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interventional neuroradiology : journal of peritherapeutic neuroradiology, surgical procedures and related neurosciences     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1591-0199     ISO Abbreviation:  Interv Neuroradiol     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-03-23     Completed Date:  2012-05-29     Revised Date:  2013-06-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9602695     Medline TA:  Interv Neuroradiol     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  29-32     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Interventional Neuroradiology of the Neurology and Neurosurgery Service, Passo Fundo, Brazil.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Catheterization / methods
Embolization, Therapeutic / methods*
Endovascular Procedures / methods*
Female
Humans
Intracranial Aneurysm / radiography*,  therapy*
Middle Aged
Treatment Outcome
Vertebral Artery / radiography*
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