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Endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms: long-term stability, risk factors for recurrences, retreatment and follow-up.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19636679     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
It is accepted that endovascular treatment for intracranial aneurysms < 2 cm in diameter is not an alternative option to surgical treatment anymore but has rather gained the place as the first therapeutic option. Still, the long-term efficacy of endovascular aneurysm treatment remains uncertain. This article discusses clinical significance, incidence, risk factors and current management of aneurysm recurrence after endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms based on own Hamburg data and review of the literature. It also attempts to address potential solutions and future avenues to improve long-term efficacy of endovascularly treated intracranial aneurysms.
Authors:
Thorsten Ries; Christoph Groden
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review     Date:  2009-05-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  Klinische Neuroradiologie     Volume:  19     ISSN:  1615-6706     ISO Abbreviation:  Klin Neuroradiol     Publication Date:  2009 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-07-28     Completed Date:  2009-10-14     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9422582     Medline TA:  Klin Neuroradiol     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  62-72     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany. ries@uke.uni-hamburg.de
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Embolization, Therapeutic / instrumentation*,  methods*,  trends
Humans
Intracranial Aneurysm / diagnosis*,  surgery*
Prosthesis Design
Recurrence / prevention & control

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