Middle cerebral artery aneurysms in children: case series and review.

@article{Fulkerson2011MiddleCA,
  title={Middle cerebral artery aneurysms in children: case series and review.},
  author={Daniel H. Fulkerson and Jason M. Voorhies and Troy D. Payner and Thomas J. Leipzig and Terry G. Horner and Kathleen Redelman and Aaron A Cohen-Gadol},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={79-89}
}
OBJECT Pediatric intracranial aneurysms are rare lesions that differ from their adult counterparts. Aneurysms involving the middle cerebral artery (MCA) are particularly challenging to treat in children, as they are often fusiform and cannot undergo direct clipping alone. The authors recently treated a patient with a heavily calcified, dysplastic, left-sided MCA aneurysm. The present study was performed to evaluate the authors' previous operative and follow-up experience with these difficult… CONTINUE READING

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