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Giant Basilar Artery Bifurcation Aneurysms: 137 Cases

  • Charles G. Drake
  • Sydney J. Peerless
  • Juha A. Hernesniemi

Abstract

Our early experience with giant intracranial aneurysms, based on 174 patients, was published in 1979. That report included 76 on the carotid and 98 on the vertebral-basilar circulations, whose characteristics, methods of treatment and outcome were described in some detail. The series now number 732 cases, with the addition of 259 anterior and 299 posterior giant aneurysms.

Keywords

Basilar Artery Mural Thrombus Basilar Artery Occlusion Bifurcation Aneurysm Complete Thrombosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles G. Drake
    • 1
    • 2
  • Sydney J. Peerless
    • 2
  • Juha A. Hernesniemi
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Western Ontario, University HospitalLondonCanada
  2. 2.Division of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Western Ontario, University HospitalLondonCanada
  3. 3.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity Hospital of KuopioKuopioFinland

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