Intrasylvian hematoma caused by ruptured middle cerebral artery aneurysms predicts recovery from poor-grade subarachnoid hemorrhage.

@article{Fukuda2015IntrasylvianHC,
  title={Intrasylvian hematoma caused by ruptured middle cerebral artery aneurysms predicts recovery from poor-grade subarachnoid hemorrhage.},
  author={Hitoshi Fukuda and Kosuke Hayashi and Takafumi Moriya and Satoru Nakashita and Benjamin W. Y. Lo and Sen Yamagata},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={123 3},
  pages={686-92}
}
OBJECT Intrasylvian hematoma (ISH) is a subtype of intracranial hematoma caused by aneurysmal rupture and often presents with a poor initial neurological grade; it is not well studied. The aim of this study was to elucidate outcomes of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) with ISH. METHODS Data for 97 patients with poor-grade SAH (World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies Grade IV or V) were retrospectively analyzed from a single-center, prospective, observational cohort database. Ultra… CONTINUE READING