¨Ï The Journal of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery
Serpentine Cavernous Aneurysm Presented with Visual Symptoms Improved by Endovascular Coil Trapping
Myeong-Jin OH1, Dong-Seong Shin1, Rady Se2, Bum-Tae Kim1
1Department of Neurosurgery, Soonchunhyang University Bucheon Hospital, Bucheon, Korea 2Department of Neurosurgery, Preah Ket Mealea Hospital, Phnom Pehn, Cambodia
This report describes a case of a serpentine fusiform aneurysm of the internal carotid artery in a patient who presented with visual disturbances. The serpentine aneurysm was treated successfully by coil trapping and occlusion of the parent artery, accompanied by balloon dilation. Nine months post-operatively, the patient's visual acuity had improved considerably.
Key words : Internal carotid artery, Fusiform aneurysm, Visual acuity
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