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-[[Posterior communicating artery aneurysm]], may occur at either end of the [[posterior communicating artery]]; that is at the junction with the [[posterior cerebral artery]], or more commonly at the junction with the carotid (typically points laterally, posteriorly,​ and inferiorly). May impinge on the [[third nerve]] in either case and cause [[third nerve palsy]] (ptosis, mydriasis, “down and out” deviation) that is not pupil sparing in 99% of cases. Surgical clipping may be more advantageous than endovascular+[[Posterior communicating artery aneurysm]], may occur at either end of the [[posterior communicating artery]]; that is at the junction with the [[posterior cerebral artery]], or more commonly at the junction with the carotid (typically points laterally, posteriorly,​ and inferiorly). May impinge on the [[third nerve]] in either case and cause [[third nerve palsy]] ([[ptosis]][[mydriasis]], “down and out” deviation) that is not [[pupil sparing]] in 99% of cases. Surgical clipping may be more advantageous than endovascular
 coiling to treat oculomotor nerve palsies caused by p-comm aneurysms coiling to treat oculomotor nerve palsies caused by p-comm aneurysms
 ((Tan H, Huang G, Zhang T, et al. A retrospective comparison ((Tan H, Huang G, Zhang T, et al. A retrospective comparison
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 communicating artery aneurysms: A retrospective communicating artery aneurysms: A retrospective
 comparative study and meta-analysis. comparative study and meta-analysis.
-Asian J Neurosurg. 2013; 8:​117–124))+Asian J Neurosurg. 2013; 8:​117–124))
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 [[Posterior communicating artery]] (PCOM) [[aneurysm]]s is considered a [[internal carotid artery aneurysm]]. [[Posterior communicating artery]] (PCOM) [[aneurysm]]s is considered a [[internal carotid artery aneurysm]].
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