Treatment of intracavernous aneurysms of the ICA and CCFs by direct approach

  • V. V. Dolenc
  • M. Čerk
  • J. Šusteršič
  • R. Pregelj
  • M. Škrap


Twenty-five patients with intracavernous vascular lesions were treated by a direct operative approach and microsurgical repair. Fifteen patients of this series had an intracavernous carotid aneurysm, which in five cases was due to trauma. Ten patients had carotid-cavernous fistulas (CCFs).


Internal Carotid Artery Cavernous Sinus Ophthalmic Artery Sixth Cranial Nerve Saccular Aneurysm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. V. Dolenc
    • 1
  • M. Čerk
    • 1
  • J. Šusteršič
    • 1
  • R. Pregelj
    • 1
  • M. Škrap
    • 1
  1. 1.University Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity Medical CentreLjubljanaYugoslavia

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