Infantile and Juvenile Cerebral Aneurysms

  • Solomon Batnitzky
  • J. Muller
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Summary

Primary cerebral aneurysms (i.e., of noninflammatory or nontraumatic etiology) are rare in the pediatric age group. Twelve cases of intracranial aneurysms occurring in infancy, childhood, and adolescence are presented and discussed. These aneurysms are different from the classic so-called berry aneurysms seen in adults. This group can be said to constitute a separate and novel entity.

Keywords

Neurol Peri Endocarditis Ather Syphilis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Solomon Batnitzky
    • 1
    • 3
  • J. Muller
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic RadiologyUniversity of Kansas Medical CenterKansas CityUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeuropathologyIndiana University Medical CenterIndianapolisUSA
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyIndiana University Medical CenterIndianapolisUSA

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