Stent-assisted coil embolization of aneurysms with small parent vessels: safety and efficacy analysis.

Citation data:

Journal of neurointerventional surgery, ISSN: 1759-8486, Vol: 8, Issue: 6, Page: 581-5

Publication Year:
2016
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Repository URL:
https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/radiology_pubs/164
PMID:
26041097
DOI:
10.1136/neurintsurg-2015-011774
Author(s):
Kuhn, Anna L.; Hou, Samuel Y.; Puri, Ajit S.; Silva, Christine F.; Gounis, Matthew J.; Wakhloo, Ajay K.
Publisher(s):
BMJ
Tags:
Medicine; Nervous System Diseases; Neurology; Radiology; Surgery
article description
Stent-assisted coil embolization (SACE) is a viable therapeutic approach for wide-neck intracranial aneurysms. However, it can be technically challenging in small cerebral vessels (≤2 mm).