“Sit back, observe, and wait.” Or is there a pharmacologic preventive treatment for cerebral aneurysms?

@article{Valena2012SitBO,
  title={“Sit back, observe, and wait.” Or is there a pharmacologic preventive treatment for cerebral aneurysms?},
  author={M M Valença},
  journal={Neurosurgical Review},
  year={2012},
  volume={36},
  pages={1-10}
}
Intracranial aneurysms (IA) are a relatively frequent vascular abnormality. The prevailing opinion is that cerebral aneurysmal disease is related to hemodynamic and genetic factors, associated with structural weakness in the arterial wall which was acquired by a specific, often unknown, event. Possibly the trigger moment of aneurysm formation may depend on… CONTINUE READING