Coil embolization of posttraumatic pseudoaneurysm of the ophthalmic artery causing subarachnoid hemorrhage: Case report

John K. Hopkins*, Ali Shaibani, Saad Ali, Saquib Khawar, Richard Parkinson, Stephen F Futterer, Eric J Russell, Christopher Getch

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Abstract

The authors report a unique case of subarachnoid hemorrhage caused by a traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the ophthalmic artery, which was successfully treated with coil embolization. Clinical and imaging features, as well as the relevant literature, are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1043-1046
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of neurosurgery
Volume107
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2007

Keywords

  • Embolization
  • Pseudoaneurysm
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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