Endovascular management of biopsy-related posterior inferior cerebellar artery pseudoaneurysm

Surg Neurol. 1995 Apr;43(4):357-9. doi: 10.1016/0090-3019(95)80063-m.

Abstract

We present a case of a posterior inferior cerebellar artery pseudoaneurysm with subarachnoid hemorrhage resulting from a transoral head and neck tumor biopsy. The pseudoaneurysm was managed using transcatheter coil embolization.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Biopsy / adverse effects*
  • Cerebellum / blood supply*
  • Embolization, Therapeutic* / instrumentation
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / complications
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / etiology
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / therapy*
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / etiology