Surgical salvage of microcatheter-induced aneurysm perforation during coil embolization

John G. Short, William F. Marx, Giuseppe Lanzino, Dilantha B. Ellegala, Neil F. Kassell

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Abstract

We report a case of iatrogenic aneurysm rupture during coil embolization in a 55-year-old woman. Surgical intervention resulted in a good clinical outcome. To our knowledge, this technique for the salvage of catheter-induced aneurysm perforation has not been previously reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)682-685
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Neuroradiology
Volume23
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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Short, J. G., Marx, W. F., Lanzino, G., Ellegala, D. B., & Kassell, N. F. (2002). Surgical salvage of microcatheter-induced aneurysm perforation during coil embolization. American Journal of Neuroradiology, 23(4), 682-685.