Document Detail


Giant aneurysms in CT and angiography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  740195     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Giant intracranial aneurysms are frequently observed as incidental findings on CT and angiograms obtained for purposes other than subarachnoid hemorrhage, such as slowly evolving nerve palsy or hemiparesis. Since giant aneurysms often thrombose, the CT scan may demonstrate a larger aneurysmal volume than the angiogram. This paper presents CT and angiogram findings in cerebral aneurysms with a diameter of 25 mm-60 mm. The discussion covers: sort of aneurysm (congenital, arteriosclerotic); type and degree of thrombosis; long-term results after spontaneous thrombosis; and CT examination after using epsilon-aminocaproic acid.
Authors:
M Nadjmi; M Ratzka; M Wodarz
Related Documents :
1199985 - Aneurysm of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery of a 5-year-old girl.
25225195 - Review of the use of ionizing radiation in endovascular aneurysm repair.
19961315 - Cardiac arrest after intracisternal papaverine instillation during intracranial aneurys...
8322385 - Transcranial clipping of recurrent cerebral aneurysms after endovascular treatment.
1985545 - Coronary bypass grafting with totally calcified or acutely dissected ascending aorta.
2293705 - A new method to predict safe resection of the internal carotid artery.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neuroradiology     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0028-3940     ISO Abbreviation:  Neuroradiology     Publication Date:  1978  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-04-28     Completed Date:  1979-04-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1302751     Medline TA:  Neuroradiology     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  284-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Basilar Artery
Carotid Artery Diseases / radiography
Carotid Artery, Internal
Cerebral Angiography*
Humans
Intracranial Aneurysm / radiography*
Middle Aged
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  The vasculature of the diaphragma sellae. A postmortem injection study.
Next Document:  Angiographic measurement of posterior fossa in the Japanese.