Symptomatic cerebral vasospasm following tumor resection: report of two cases.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The authors report two cases of symptomatic cerebral vasospasm following resection of an acoustic neuroma and a left sphenoid wing meningioma. Vascular spasm was documented by transcranial Doppler and angiography studies. Both patients responded to hypervolemic therapy. Possible mechanisms contributing to this rare complication are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • LeRoux, PD; Haglund, MM; Mayberg, MR; Winn, HR

Published Date

  • July 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 25 - 31

PubMed ID

  • 2053069

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0090-3019

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0090-3019(91)90128-v

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States