Flow diversion radial artery bypass graft coupled with terminal basilar artery occlusion for the treatment of complex basilar apex aneurysms: operative nuances.

@article{Mai2013FlowDR,
  title={Flow diversion radial artery bypass graft coupled with terminal basilar artery occlusion for the treatment of complex basilar apex aneurysms: operative nuances.},
  author={Jeffrey C. Mai and Farzana Tariq and Louis J. Kim and Laligam N. Sekhar},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={72 2 Suppl Operative},
  pages={ons116-26; discussion ons126}
}
BACKGROUND A subset of basilar apex aneurysms are unsuitable for either primary microsurgical clipping or endovascular coiling. These complex aneurysms can be treated by terminal basilar artery occlusion, but only if collateral circulation is adequate. To circumvent these complications, a high-flow vertebral artery-posterior cerebral artery or middle… CONTINUE READING