Balloon-Assisted Catheter Access in Large and Giant Aneurysms

  • Ajit S. PuriEmail author
  • Rajsrinivas Parthasarathy


A 45-year-old female was noted to have an incidental large broad-based supraclinoid ICA aneurysm. Flow diverter placement was contemplated as it was a dysplastic broad-based fusi-saccular supraclinoid ICA aneurysm.

Suggested Reading

  1. Peeling L, et al. Balloon-assisted guide catheter positioning to overcome extreme cervical carotid tortuosity: technique and case experience. J Neurointerv Surg. 2014;6(2):129.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Radiology, and Neurosurgery, Division of Neurointerventional Surgery, Neurointerventional Fellowship ProgramUniversity of Massachusetts Medical CenterWorcesterUSA
  2. 2.Vascular Neurology and Neurointerventional SurgeryArtemis Agrim Institute of NeuroscienceGurgaonIndia

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