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Research & Reviews  767 results

Detethering the Superficial Temporal Artery: Application to Tension Free STA-MCA Bypasses.
Clinical Anatomy (New York, N.Y.); Mathkour M, Werner C et. al.

Sep 26th, 2021 - Extracranial-intracranial bypass has been shown to be effective in the surgical treatment of moyamoya disease, complex aneurysms, and tumors that involve proximal vasculature in carefully selected patients. Branches of the superficial temporal art...

Follow-up outcomes of different bypass surgical modalities for adults with ischaemic-ty...
British Journal of Neurosurgery; Gao P, Chen D et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - The preferred surgical method for treating adults with moyamoya disease (MMD) remains controversial. The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of different surgical methods in the treatment of adults with ischaemic-type MMD. We retrosp...

Angiographic and Hemodynamic Features in Asymptomatic Hemispheres of Patients With Moya...
Stroke Sun H, Li W et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - There is also a risk of stroke in the asymptomatic hemispheres of moyamoya disease (MMD), but it does not draw enough attention. The study investigated the differences between the three types of asymptomatic hemispheres in MMD and their associatio...

Current Clinical Applications of Intracranial Vessel Wall MR Imaging.
Seminars in Ultrasound, CT, and MR; Mattay RR, Saucedo JF et. al.

Sep 20th, 2021 - Intracranial vessel wall MR imaging (VWI) is increasingly being used as a valuable adjunct to conventional angiographic imaging techniques. This article will provide an updated review on intracranial VWI protocols and image interpretation. We revi...

Posterior Cerebral Artery Aneurysm Re-Rupture Following Revascularization for Moyamoya ...
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Offi... Gupta S, Vicenty-Padilla J et. al.

Sep 18th, 2021 - Aneurysms associated with hemorrhagic moyamoya disease (MMD) are reported to stabilize or recede following revascularization. A 29 year-old male with no past medical history presented obtunded with diffuse intraventricular hemorrhage and vascular ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Spontaneous occlusion of the circle of Willis in children: pediatric moyamoya summary w...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Smith ER, Scott RM

Apr 3rd, 2012 - Moyamoya is a progressive arteriopathy of unknown origin affecting the branches of the internal carotid artery (ICA). The arteriopathy can present as an isolated medical condition, affecting both sides of the brain ("moyamoya disease") or can be u...

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News  5 results

Fast Five Quiz: Intracranial Hemorrhage

May 1st, 2019 - Although trauma is the most common cause of ICH, ICH can develop from nontraumatic etiologies. Hypertensive damage to blood vessel walls (eg, hypertension, eclampsia, drug abuse) is the most common cause of nontraumatic ICH. Other, less common non...

EDAS Surgery May Help Prevent Repeat Strokes from Brain Plaques

Oct 18th, 2018 - For patients with a recent stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) attributed to intracranial atherosclerosis, a procedure to redirect scalp or dural arteries into the brain appeared to safely reduce risk of recurrent events in a phase IIa trial...

Intravenous tPA ups mortality in children with acute ischemic stroke
Sharon Worcester

May 17th, 2017 - BOSTON – Intravenous thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) is associated with adverse outcomes, including an increased risk of death, in children with acute ischemic stroke, based on a review of cases from the 2006-2010 Nationwide I.

Pediatric Stroke Guidelines Emphasize Differences from Adult Care

Jul 17th, 2008 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that stroke can occur in childhood, particularly in the first year of life. Consider using the guidelines in treatment of children who have a stroke as well as those with stroke risk factors, such as si...

Update on the Management of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is a devastating cerebrovascular disease. Outcome after SAH is mainly determined by the initial severity of the hemorrhage. Neuroimaging, in particular computed tomography, and aneur...

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