Neurosurgical advances in the treatment of moyamoya disease.

  title={Neurosurgical advances in the treatment of moyamoya disease.},
  author={Paritosh P Pandey and G K Steinberg},
  volume={42 11},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Moyamoya disease is characterized by chronic stenoocclusive vasculopathy involving the distal supraclinoid internal carotid arteries and presents with ischemic or hemorrhagic symptoms. We review advances in the understanding and management of moyamoya disease. SUMMARY OF REVIEW Cerebral revascularization, either direct or indirect… CONTINUE READING