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Giant fusiform aneurysm in middle cerebral artery branches: a report of two cases and a review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8122548     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Giant fusiform aneurysm (2.5 cm in length or more) is an unusual pathological entity typically described involving the main trunks of cerebral arteries and, rarely, cerebral artery branches. We are presenting two cases of middle cerebral artery branch giant fusiform aneurysm, one surgically and the other conservatively treated. We were unable to find in the literature reports of similar aneurysms at the same location. Clinical and pathological aspects, radiological findings, and treatment are discussed.
Authors:
M Borzone; M Altomonte; M Baldini; C Silvestro; C Rivano
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta neurochirurgica     Volume:  125     ISSN:  0001-6268     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Neurochir (Wien)     Publication Date:  1993  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-04-07     Completed Date:  1994-04-07     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0151000     Medline TA:  Acta Neurochir (Wien)     Country:  AUSTRIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  184-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Institute of Neurosurgical Clinic, University of Genona, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cerebral Angiography
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Intracranial Aneurysm / radiography,  surgery*
Male
Middle Aged
Neurologic Examination
Postoperative Complications / radiography,  surgery
Reoperation
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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