Wire Retrieval Method: Stent- and Snare-Based Retrieval Technique

  • Vipul GuptaEmail author


A 48-year-old male presented with brainstem stroke due to a giant fusiform basilar aneurysm. During the planned stent placement, the tip of the Traxcess 14 guidewire (Micorvention, CA, USA) detached in the vertebral artery (Fig. 53.1a).

Suggested Reading

  1. Gunnarsson T, Da Costa L, Souza MPS, et al. Guidewire tip detachment during Stent-Assisted coiling of an intracranial aneurysm. Interv Neuroradiol. 2009;15:93.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Neurointerventional Surgery, Stroke UnitArtemis Agrim Institute of NeuroscienceGurgaonIndia

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