Basilar artery aneurysm associated with Behçet's Disease: a case report.

@article{Akta2008BasilarAA,
  title={Basilar artery aneurysm associated with Behçet's Disease: a case report.},
  author={Ebru Gerçek Aktaş and Metin Kaplan and Mehmet Faik Ozveren},
  journal={Turkish neurosurgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={35-8}
}
Vascular involvement is common in Behçet's Disease (BD). The venous system is often affected, while arterial system involvement is a rare occurrence. Intracranial aneurysm formation associated with BD is extremely rare. A 38- year-old male patient with BD under the follow-up of the Dermatology department presented with acute headache. The cranial computed tomography revealed subarachnoid bleeding. A basilar artery aneurysm, which was ruptured during the procedure, was found on the cerebral… CONTINUE READING
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