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Treatment of an unraveled intracerebral coil.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20928840     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe a case of coil unraveling that occurred during stent-assisted cerebral aneurysm embolization. The unraveled coil was stretched and the loose end was fixed in the external carotid artery by the addition of other coils. Herniation of the loose coil end to the distal part of the vessel with potential vessel occlusion was prevented and no immediate or long-term complication was observed. © 2010 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Authors:
Chaohua Wang; Xiaodong Xie
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions     Volume:  76     ISSN:  1522-726X     ISO Abbreviation:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100884139     Medline TA:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  746-50     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, People's Republic of China.
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