[Surgical evacuation of an embolization coil from the middle cerebral artery].

@article{Mariak2004SurgicalEO,
  title={[Surgical evacuation of an embolization coil from the middle cerebral artery].},
  author={Zenon D Mariak and Jan Kochanowicz and Kazimierz Kordecki and Marek Jadeszko and Tomasz Łysoń and Janusz Lewko},
  journal={Neurologia i neurochirurgia polska},
  year={2004},
  volume={38 6},
  pages={533-7}
}
We report the case of a 54-year-old woman with a right intracavernous internal carotid artery aneurysm treated endovascularly with MDS coils. During the procedure, one of the coils migrated to the middle cerebral artery (MCA), resulting in left hemiplegia. The attempt to remove the migrated coil endovascularly failed and the patient had emergency front… CONTINUE READING