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Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: pathobiology, current treatment and future directions
Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage is the most devastating form of stroke. Many pathological mechanisms ensue after cerebral aneurysm rupture, including hydrocephalus, apoptosis of endothelial cellsExpand
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Factors Determining Surgical Approaches to Basilar Bifurcation Aneurysms and Its Surgical Outcomes.
BACKGROUND The basilar bifurcation aneurysm (BBA) is still considered to be one of the most challenging aneurysms for micro- and endovascular surgery. Classic surgical approaches, such asExpand
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Presigmoid Approach to Vertebrobasilar Artery Aneurysms: A Series of 31 Patients and Review of the Literature.
OBJECTIVE The presigmoid approach can be used to treat vertebrobasilar artery aneurysms when circumstances require more operative exposure. High morbidity and mortality in these cases have beenExpand
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Bazedoxifene, a selective estrogen receptor modulator, reduces cerebral aneurysm rupture in Ovariectomized rats
BackgroundEstrogen deficiency is thought to be responsible for the higher frequency of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage in post- than premenopausal women. Estrogen replacement therapy appears toExpand
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Recurrent periventricular hemorrhage in cerebral proliferative angiopathy: Case report
Cerebral proliferative angiopathy (CPA) is a rare vascular lesion. Bleeding from CPA is uncommon, but the risk of rebleeding is high once it bleeds. We describe a case of CPA with multiple intra- andExpand
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Clinical outcome after microsurgical resection of intraventricular trigone meningiomas: a single-centre analysis of 20 years and literature overview
Outcome and treatment-associated morbidity analysis of trigone meningioma surgery. We retrospectively assessed 27 neurosurgically treated patients (median age 63 years, range 15–84) between 1999 andExpand
RETRACTED ARTICLE: The role of estrogen on the pathology of cerebral aneurysms
INTRODUCTION Epidemiological studies suggest that postmenopausal estrogen deficiency is responsible for the increased risk of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, while menopausal hormone therapy isExpand
Technique of Neck Clipping for Encased Aneurysms
Following neck clipping for encased aneurysm, the dome is sometimes exposed and the clip checked. However, tightening or enwrapping of the perforating branch may occur in some cases, or anExpand