Operative Thrombosis of Aneurysms and Fistulae

  • Sean Mullan
Conference paper


Our experience in treatment includes internal carotid occlusion and thrombosis by wire, needles, and balloon.


Balloon Catheter Dural Fistula Giant Aneurysm Carotid Occlusion Lateral Sinus 


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© Springer Japan 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sean Mullan
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  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Chicago Medical CenterChicagoUSA

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