Treatment of giant intracranial aneurysms with saphenous vein extracranial-to-intracranial bypass grafting: indications, operative technique, and results in 29 patients.

@article{Jafar2002TreatmentOG,
  title={Treatment of giant intracranial aneurysms with saphenous vein extracranial-to-intracranial bypass grafting: indications, operative technique, and results in 29 patients.},
  author={Jafar J. Jafar and Stephen Mims Russell and Henry H. Woo},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={
          138-44; discussion 144-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The treatment of giant intracranial aneurysms is a challenge because of the limitations and difficulty of direct surgical clipping and endovascular coiling. We describe the indications, surgical technique, and complications of saphenous vein extracranial-to-intracranial bypass grafting followed by acute parent vessel occlusion in the management of these difficult lesions. METHODS Between January 1990 and December 1999, 29 patients with giant intracranial aneurysms underwent 30… CONTINUE READING

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