Saccular aneurysms of the distal anterior cerebral artery.

@article{Ohno1990SaccularAO,
  title={Saccular aneurysms of the distal anterior cerebral artery.},
  author={Kikuo Ohno and Seiji Monma and Ryuta Suzuki and Hiroyuki Masaoka and Yoshihiro Matsushima and Katsuyuki Hirakawa},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={1990},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={907-12; discussion 912-3}
}
We report a series of 42 consecutive patients with aneurysms of the distal anterior cerebral artery (ACA). Of these, 36 patients had one aneurysm, 5 had two aneurysms, and one had three aneurysms. Thirty patients had a ruptured distal ACA aneurysm; among these patients, the size of the aneurysm was less than 5 mm in diameter in 20, 6 to 10 mm in 7, and larger than 11 mm in 3. Eighteen patients (42.9%) had multiple aneurysms, and distal ACA aneurysms were responsible for a subarachnoid… CONTINUE READING