Moo Seong Kim

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OBJECTIVE The International Study of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms (ISUIA) reported that the 5-year cumulative rupture rate of small unruptured aneurysms less than 7 mm in diameter is very low depending on the aneurysm's location. However, we have seen a large number of ruptured aneurysms less than 7 mm in clinical practice. The purpose of this study(More)
Parkinson's disease (PD) can be divided into the akinetic-rigid (ART), mixed (MT), and tremor-dominant (TDT) subtypes according to the clinically dominant symptoms. We analyzed the correlations between (123)I-meta-iodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) uptake and the clinical features of patients with various PD subtypes. In addition, we evaluated the relationship(More)
OBJECT The purpose of this study was to assess the benefits of radiosurgery for cavernous hemangioma. METHODS Sixty-five cavernous hemangiomas were treated with gamma knife surgery (GKS) between October 1994 and December 2002. Forty-two patients attended follow up. The mean patient age was 37.6 years (range 7-60 years). The lesions were located in the(More)
A 38-year-old non-smoker man presented with a ruptured aneurysm one month after clipping of a previous aneurysm. He was first admitted because of sudden onset of severe headache. Brain computed tomography showed subarachnoid hemorrhage. Angiography showed an aneurysm of the left anterior choroidal artery which was surgically clipped. Two weeks later, he was(More)
AIM Giant arteriovenous malformations (i.e., those greater than 6 cm maximum diameter or volume > 33 cc) are difficult to treat and often carry higher treatment morbidity and mortality rates. In our study, we reviewed the angiographic results and clinical outcomes for 11 patients with giant arteriovenous malformations who were treated between 1994 and 2012.(More)
Primary leptomeningeal lymphoma is very rare disease that is a subtype of primary central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma. Primary dural lymphoma is a subentity of primary leptomeningeal lymphoma and arises from the dura mater without systemic disease. A 47-year-old woman presented with an indolent mass in the right frontal region. The patient's physical(More)
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