Moyamoya disease associated with basilar tip aneurysm.

  title={Moyamoya disease associated with basilar tip aneurysm.},
  author={Abesh Kumar Bhattacharjee and Norihiko Tamaki and Hiroaki Minami and Kazumasa Ehara},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  volume={6 3},
Direct surgical intervention to treat ruptured basilar tip aneurysms in patients with moyamoya disease has rarely been attempted, and patients who have undergone such treatment have not fully recovered. We review six cases of surgically treated ruptured basilar tip aneurysm associated with moyamoya disease, including our own case to illustrate aspects of surgical intervention and the difficulties encountered. Patients who underwent surgery after 4 weeks of the onset of symptoms showed… CONTINUE READING