Endovascular treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms during pregnancy: is this the best way forward? Case report and review of the literature.

@article{Tarnaris2012EndovascularTO,
  title={Endovascular treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms during pregnancy: is this the best way forward? Case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Andrew Tarnaris and Nikolaos Haliasos and Laurence Dale Watkins},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={114 6},
  pages={703-6}
}
OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Subarachnoid haemorrhage in pregnancy has traditionally been treated by surgical clipping however lately cases of successful coiling have been reported. Nevertheless, the long-term outcome of coiling is not well known in pregnant women. Mortality due to rebleeding of an incompletely treated aneurysm remains high. Only 15 cases of… CONTINUE READING