Selected in Journal of Neurosurgery by NEKI Hiroaki
Authors: Griessenauer CJ, Ogilvy CS, Foreman PM, Chua MH, Harrigan MR, Stapleton CJ, Patel AB, He L, Fusco MR, Mocco J, Winkler PA, Patel AS, Thomas AJ
Reference: J Neurosurg. 2016 Dec;125(6):1352-1359
Published: December 2016
PED was reported as safe and efficient for small aneurysms (JNS. 122(6): 1498-1502, 2014). Some authors reported about OA covered with FDS including PED. OA covered with FDS had potential visual deficits. In this paper, the authors classified OA origin in three types. Types 2 and 3 had the majority of OA origins. OA in type 3 was minor, but we should consider surgical indication and procedures for aneurysms with OA in type 3.
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