Nicolas Menjot

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PURPOSE To retrospectively evaluate the immediate safety and efficacy as well as the clinical outcome and long-term angiographic results of endovascular treatment (EVT) of middle cerebral artery (MCA) aneurysms. MATERIALS AND METHODS This is a retrospective review of patients in whom coiling of MCA aneurysms was attempted over a 7-year period.(More)
BACKGROUND The limitations of the medical management of symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis encourage the development of new therapeutic strategies such as intracranial stenting. OBJECTIVE To report and analyze the results of a series of 42 patients treated with 3 different endovascular techniques: isolated angioplasty, balloon-expandable coronary(More)
OBJECT Crossed aphasia (aphasia resulting from a right hemispheric lesion among right-handed patients) is rare. The authors describe for the first time transient crossed aphasia elicited by intraoperative electrostimulation of both cortex and white matter pathways in awake patients. METHODS Three right-handed adults underwent surgery for a right-sided(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate 1 year results of endovascular treatment (EVT) of intracranial aneurisms using Matrix second generation detachable coils (MSG(®)). PATIENTS AND METHODS Between January and December 2006, 32 patients with 32 intracranial aneurisms were treated by coiling using MSG(®), with a minimum follow-up of 1 year. Data were acquired(More)
Hereditary ataxias are a heterogeneous group of neurodegenerative disorders, characterized by cerebellar ataxia as the main clinical feature, and a large spectrum of neurological-associated symptoms and possible multi-organ affection. Image-based approaches to hereditary ataxias in childhood have already been proposed. The aim of this review is to yield the(More)
Carotidynia is rare and associates neck pain with tenderness to palpation usually over the carotid bifurcation, the diagnosis of which is based on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Ultrasounds (US) are also frequently used but their accuracy in predicting the course of the disease is unknown. We are reporting the case of a 52-year-old man who presented a(More)
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