Posterior inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms associated with posterior fossa arteriovenous malformation: report of five cases and literature review.

@article{Kaptain1999PosteriorIC,
  title={Posterior inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms associated with posterior fossa arteriovenous malformation: report of five cases and literature review.},
  author={George J Kaptain and Giuseppe Lanzino and H M Do and Neal F. Kassell},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  year={1999},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={146-52}
}
BACKGROUND The association of posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA) aneurysms with posterior fossa arteriovenous malformation (AVM) is uncommon. Over the past 3 years, five patients with this condition were treated at this institution. A review of the clinical history of these and other reported cases has illuminated common threads in the presentation, treatment, and outcome of these lesions. METHODS The findings of 27 patients (5 from our institution and 22 from the medical literature… CONTINUE READING