Pre-operative intracranial meningioma embolization.

@article{Ellis2011PreoperativeIM,
  title={Pre-operative intracranial meningioma embolization.},
  author={Jason A. Ellis and Randy D'Amico and M B Sisti and Jeffrey N. Bruce and Guy McKhann and Sean D Lavine and Philip M. Meyers and Dorothea Strozyk},
  journal={Expert review of neurotherapeutics},
  year={2011},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={545-56}
}
Pre-operative embolization is a routinely utilized therapeutic adjunct to the resection of hypervascular lesions of the head and neck. In particular, pre-operative cerebral angiography and tumor embolization has become standard practice at many centers in the management of select intracranial meningiomas. However, controversy remains regarding its specific indications and clinical utility. In this article, we examine the principles of meningioma embolization, emphasizing the indications, risks… CONTINUE READING

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