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Unruptured intracranial aneurysms in patients with transient cerebral ischemic episodes. Optional managements and literature review.
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PMID:  12635526     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Clinical experience about the management of patients with an unruptured intracranial aneurysm (UIA) presenting transient cerebral ischemic attacks (TIAs) is usually restricted to a few case reports. Some authors assume tha it is safe to perform an endarterectomy without acutely increasing the risk of aneurysm rupture while others reported a post-operative aneurysmal bleeding even for aneurysms smaller than 10 mm between some days and several months after endarterectomy. The aim of this paper is to analyse the factors involved in the particular ischemic episodes, the examination methods to be employed, and the optional management for each individual case on a literature review and own experience-based data.
Mario N Carvi y Nievas
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurological research     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0161-6412     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol. Res.     Publication Date:  2003 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-03-14     Completed Date:  2003-04-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7905298     Medline TA:  Neurol Res     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  217-21     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, Städtische Kliniken, Frankfurt am Main Höchst, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus, Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universität, Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Aneurysm, Ruptured / prevention & control
Intracranial Aneurysm / complications*,  surgery*,  therapy
Ischemic Attack, Transient / complications*,  surgery*,  therapy

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