Intracranial aneurysms: an overview

Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2006 Aug;16(3):371-82, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2006.05.001.


The outcome of intracranial aneurysms remains disastrous despite progress in diagnosis, management, care, and follow-up. This article discusses the pathology, the etiologies, the epidemiology and the classifications of intracranial aneurysms.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Intracranial Aneurysm* / classification
  • Intracranial Aneurysm* / diagnosis
  • Intracranial Aneurysm* / etiology