ophthalmic_artery_aneurysm_treatment

Ophthalmic artery aneurysm treatment

Unruptured large ophthalmic artery aneurysms frequently present with gradual loss of vision. The goal of their treatment is then twofold: to exclude the aneurysm from the circulation and to preserve or restore visual function. Treatment of OA aneurysms can be surgical or endovascular, depending on the mode of presentation, aneurysm geometrics and size, as well as the patient́ s medical condition 1).

see Ophthalmic artery aneurysm surgery.

see Ophthalmic artery aneurysm endovascular treatment.


1)
Debrun G M Aletich V A Kehrli P Misra M Ausman J I Charbel F Selection of cerebral aneurysms for treatment using Guglielmi detachable coils: the preliminary University of Illinois at Chicago experience Neurosurgery 19984361281–1295.1295; discussion 1296–1297
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