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Pipeline embolization device for giant internal carotid artery aneurysms: 9-month follow-up results of two cases

Authors
 Hong-Jun Jeon  ;  Dong-Joon Kim  ;  Byung-Moon Kim  ;  Jae-Whan Lee 
Citation
 Journal of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery, Vol.16(2) : 112-118, 2014 
Journal Title
 Journal of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery 
ISSN
 2234-8565 
Issue Date
2014
Abstract
The pipelineTM embolization device (PED) is a braided, tubular, bimetallic endoluminal implant used for occlusion of intracranial aneurysms through flow disruption along the aneurysm neck. The authors report on two cases of giant internal carotid artery aneurysm treated with the PED. In the first case, an aneurysm measuring 26.4 mm was observed at the C3-C4 portion of the left internal carotid artery in a 64-year-old woman who underwent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for dizziness and diplopia. In the second case, MRI showed an aneurysm measuring 25 mm at the C4-C5 portion of the right internal carotid artery in a 39-year-old woman with right ptosis and diplopia. Each giant aneurysm was treated with deployment of a PED (3.75 mm diameter/20 mm length and 4.5 mm diameter/25 mm length, respectively). Nine months later, both cases showed complete radiological occlusion of the giant intracranial aneurysm and sac shrinkage. We suggest that use of the PED can be a therapeutic option for giant intracranial aneurysms.
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10.7461/jcen.2014.16.2.112
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1. Journal Papers (연구논문) > 1. College of Medicine (의과대학) > Dept. of Neurosurgery (신경외과학교실)
1. Journal Papers (연구논문) > 1. College of Medicine (의과대학) > Dept. of Radiology (영상의학교실)
Yonsei Authors
김동준(Kim, Dong Joon) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7035-087X
김병문(Kim, Byung Moon) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8593-6841
이재환(Lee, Jae Whan)
전홍준(Jeon, Hong Jun)
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