Aneurysms of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery. A clinical and anatomical analysis.

@article{Hudgins1983AneurysmsOT,
  title={Aneurysms of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery. A clinical and anatomical analysis.},
  author={Roger J. Hudgins and Arthur L. Day and Ronald G. Quisling and Albert L. Rhoton and George W Sypert and F Garc{\'i}a-Bengochea},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={1983},
  volume={58 3},
  pages={381-7}
}
The clinical and anatomical features of 21 surgically treated saccular aneurysms of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA) are analyzed. Seventeen of these lesions originated from the PICA-vertebral junction, and four arose from distal PICA branching sites. Twelve lesions arose from the left PICA, nine were right-sided, and all were small (less than 12.5 mm). Most of these aneurysms occurred in females (16 of 21) and presented as classic subarachnoid hemorrhage. The lack of specific… CONTINUE READING

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