RUPTURED ANEURYSM AT THE PERFORATING ARTERY SUPPLYING THE INSULA: CASE REPORT


Inci S., Akbay A., Hazer B., Yavuz K., Ozgen T.

NEUROSURGERY, cilt.65, ss.206-207, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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OBJECTIVE: Aneurysms originating from perforating branches of the middle cerebral artery are quite rare. Most of them arise from the lenticulostriate arteries, frequently located within the basal ganglia. We report a perforating artery aneurysm that was entirely embedded within the limen insulae.