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Multiple middle meningeal artery aneurysms associated with fistulous galenic arteriovenous malformation: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20963709     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Non-traumatic multiple saccular aneurysms of the middle meningeal artery are extremely rare lesions. In our case the patient was a 51-year-old woman admitted with complaints of progressive headache. Magnetic resonance imaging showed a dilatation of the vein of galen malformation. Cerebral angiography revealed multiple saccular aneurysms of the middle meningeal artery and fistulous type of galenic arteriovenous malformation. Only one case of non-traumatic multiple middle meningeal artery aneurysms has been reported until now and this case of multiple multiple middle meningeal artery aneurysms associated with the fistulous type of galenic arteriovenous malformation is unique.
Authors:
Mahmut Akyuz; Recai Tuncer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Turkish neurosurgery     Volume:  20     ISSN:  1019-5149     ISO Abbreviation:  Turk Neurosurg     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-21     Completed Date:  2010-12-20     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9423821     Medline TA:  Turk Neurosurg     Country:  Turkey    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  544-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Akdeniz University, School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Antalya, Turkey. mahmutakyuz@akdeniz.edu.tr
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cerebral Angiography
Cerebral Veins / pathology,  radiography*
Female
Humans
Intracranial Aneurysm / etiology,  pathology,  radiography*
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations / complications,  pathology,  radiography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Meningeal Arteries / pathology,  radiography*
Middle Aged

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