Sherif Rashad

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INTRODUCTION Spinal cord arteriovenous malformations and fistulae are rare vascular lesions than can lead to myelopathy that is at many instances overlooked during diagnosing the cause of progressive myelopathy and weakness. Treatment options involve either endovascular embolization, surgical disconnection or a combination of both. This study aims to(More)
OBJECTIVE We performed a hemodynamic study of an intracranial aneurysm with a newly developed daughter sac during observation to investigate the role of hemodynamics on the formation of a daughter sac. METHODS A 75-year-old man underwent magnetic resonance angiography that revealed a large internal carotid artery aneurysm with inflow jet inside the(More)
Moyamoya disease (MMD) is a rare occlusive cerebrovascular disease that mainly presents in children as cerebral ischemia. Prompt treatment with either a direct or indirect revascularization procedure is necessary for children with MMD in order to prevent repeated ischemic events. We herein present our experience with combined direct and indirect bypass(More)
Giant intracranial aneurysms are rare disorders that represent only 5% of all intracranial aneurysms; they have a wide variety of presentations including rupture, embolic effects, and mass effect symptoms that can mislead the diagnosis to tumors rather than aneurysms. Their treatment is difficult and carries higher morbidity and mortality than usual(More)
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