Technical Aspects of Surgical Neuroangiography

  • Alejandro Berenstein
  • Pierre Lasjaunias


The general principles of therapeutic endovascular embolization described in Vol. 2, Chap. 1 apply for the brain, the spine, and the spinal cord and its dural covers. Patient preparation, preoperative medications, anesthesia, puncture site, and the use of introducer sheaths are similar. Specific aspects of angiography and embolization in the brain, spine, and spinal cord, as they apply to the various pathologies or to particular situations, will be discussed.


Internal Carotid Artery Digital Subtraction Angiogram Guide Wire Anterior Cerebral Artery Posterior Cerebral Artery 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alejandro Berenstein
    • 1
  • Pierre Lasjaunias
    • 2
  1. 1.New York University and Bellevue Medical CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Service de Radiologie, Hôpital de BicêtreUniversité Paris XILe Kremlin BicêtreFrance

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