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New embolization method using estrogen for dural arteriovenous malformation and meningioma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6277025     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
For the treatment of dural arteriovenous malformations, conjugated estrogens were infused continuously through a cannula inserted into the external carotid artery. In 6 or 8 patients, therapeutic effects such as total or partial disappearance of the nidus were observed. The same method was employed to occlude the feeders of meningiomas in 3 patients to reduce bleeding during the operations. The histological findings from the surgically extirpated meningioma are described.
Authors:
J Suzuki; S Komatsu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical neurology     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0090-3019     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg Neurol     Publication Date:  1981 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-04-12     Completed Date:  1982-04-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0367070     Medline TA:  Surg Neurol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  438-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Brain Neoplasms / radiography,  therapy*
Child
Dura Mater / pathology*
Embolization, Therapeutic / methods*
Estrogens, Conjugated (USP) / administration & dosage,  therapeutic use*
Female
Humans
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations / radiography,  therapy*
Male
Meningioma / radiography,  therapy*
Middle Aged
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Estrogens, Conjugated (USP)

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