Pathomechanisms and treatment of pediatric aneurysms

Abstract

Pediatric aneurysms are rare diseases distinct from classical adult aneurysms and therefore require different treatment strategies. Apart from saccular aneurysms that are more commonly found in older children, three major pathomechanisms may be encountered: trauma, infection, and dissection. The posterior circulation and more distal locations are more… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00381-009-1054-9

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