Failed aneurysm surgery. Reoperation in 115 cases.

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Journal Article

Failure to obliterate intracranial aneurysms completely during initial surgery still occurs in spite of recent technical advances. Of the 115 reoperations reported in this series, 89% of the aneurysms were obliterated, and 84% of the patients had a satisfactory outcome. Twelve patients had poor results, three (2.6%) of whom were in poor condition before reoperation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Drake, CG; Friedman, AH; Peerless, SJ

Published Date

  • November 1, 1984

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 61 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 848 - 856

PubMed ID

  • 6491730

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6491730

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3085

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3171/jns.1984.61.5.0848

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States