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Traumatic intracranial aneurysm in infancy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11360377     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An anterior cerebral artery traumatic aneurysm in a 15-month-old infant is described. The diagnosis was confirmed by computed tomographic angiography. The patient recovered fully after successful clipping of the aneurysm. As the signs of traumatic intracranial aneurysm may be subtle especially in young children, a high degree of suspicion is essential in patients presenting with delayed neurological deterioration after head trauma.
T C Tan; C M Chan; H M Chiu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of neurosurgery     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0268-8697     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Neurosurg     Publication Date:  2001 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-05-21     Completed Date:  2001-05-31     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8800054     Medline TA:  Br J Neurosurg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  137-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, and Radiology and Imaging, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 30 Gascoigne Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
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MeSH Terms
Accidental Falls*
Brain Injuries / complications*,  radiography,  surgery
Cerebral Angiography / methods
Intracranial Aneurysm / etiology*,  radiography,  surgery

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