Surgical management of moyamoya syndrome.

  title={Surgical management of moyamoya syndrome.},
  author={Edward R Smith and Robert Michael Scott},
  journal={Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ... [et al.]},
  volume={15 1},
Moyamoya syndrome, a vasculopathy characterized by chronic progressive stenosis at the apices of the intracranial internal carotid arteries, is an increasingly recognized entity which is associated with cerebral ischemia. Diagnosis is made on the basis of clinical and radiographic findings, including a characteristic stenosis of the internal carotid arteries in conjunction with abundant collateral vessel development. Adult moyamoya patients often present with hemorrhage, leading to rapid… CONTINUE READING
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