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Ventricular aneurysms are usually aftereffects of myocardial infarctions. When the heart muscle (cardiac muscle) partially dies during a heart attack, a layer of muscle may survive, and being severe...
Aorfix™ endovascular stent graft – Treating the cases other grafts cannot treat Aorfix™ is the only endovascular stent graft licensed in Europe to treat aneurysms in complex anat...
In a new study, researchers report people who have experienced an aneurysm have another reason to quit smoking.
An aneurysm develops due to the weakening of blood vessel which results in a balloonlike dilation. Aneurysms can occur in any artery, it happens most often in the abdominal aorta, an essential blood v...
What are the causes and risk factors of an ascending aortic aneurysm? What are the different types, how is it diagnosed and can it be prevented?
"While it's good that people with diabetes may get less" aortic aneurysm, they still need to lower blood pressure, control lipids, and stop smoking to prevent overall cardiovascular risk, an...
Yale University researchers have developed a way in which medical imaging could potentially be used to assess a patient's rupture risk for abdominal aortic aneurysm. Delaying surgical treatment can b...
THURSDAY, Aug. 24, 2017 -- "Awake" brain surgery may improve treatment of brain aneurysms, researchers say. A brain aneurysm is a weak area in a blood vessel that supplies blood to the brain. It's com...
In a first time study published in the August edition of the Journal of Neurosurgery, Saint Louis University surgeons and researchers report that the use of conscious sedation - also called "awake bra...
Endologix's Nellix Endovascular Aneurysm Sealing System with the refined indications for use was granted CE mark approval by -More-
The diagnosis of sphenoid sinus diseases is difficult due to nonspecific history and physical examination findings. Sphenoid sinus is a rare localization for aspergilloma. Delay in diagnosis and treat...
Surgical approach to the sphenoid sinus is still one of the most challenging steps in sinus surgery. The author describes a novel, simple, and safe technique to access sphenoid sinus to manage isolate...
Recent studies suggest that gadolinium-enhancement of the aneurysm wall may reflect aneurysm wall inflammation, which might increase the risk of aneurysm growth or rupture.
The spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage caused by aneurysm rupture often leads to a variety of complications. Endovascular coiling is effective in the treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysm.
The authors describe herein a case of optic neuropathy in progesterone receptor positive sphenoid wing meningioma of the greater wing which demonstrated spontaneous recovery with conservative manageme...