Open surgical and endovascular treatment of extracranial internal carotid artery aneurysms.

Internal carotid artery (ICA) aneurysms are rare. The symptoms are related to cerebral embolization, local compression and rupture. Options for treatment include open surgery or endovascular treatment with a covered stent. We report a case of a 67 year old woman with bilateral idiopathic internal carotid artery aneurysms, found during the diagnostic… (More)