Cerebral Brain Anuerysm

 Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.

 

 

CEREBRAL BRAIN ANEURYSMS

ANTERIOR COMMUNICATING ARTERY ANEURYSMS ( Acom Aneurysm)

MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY ANEURYSMS

 

Brain Haemorrhage/Aneurysms/AVM’s

The commonest type of brain haemorrhage requiring neurosurgical treatment is a subarachnoid haemorrhage which is due to rupture of  Brain aneurysms arising from Anterior communicating artery aneurysm , Acom aneurysm, Middle cerebral artery aneurysm, MCA aneurysm, Posterior communicating artery , Pcom aneurysm, Anterior cerebral artery aeurysm, ACA aneurysm, Internal Carotid artery aneurysm, ICA aneurysm or AVM .

Haemorrhages (bleeding) within the brain can also be related to high blood pressure (hypertension) blood thinning (anticoagulant) medicines and some types of stroke.

SAH Subarachnoid Haemorrhage

This type of haemorrhage usually occurs as the result of rupture of a small blister like abnormality (called an aneurysm) on one of the brain’s main arteries. Haemorrhage (bleeding) from one of these aneurysms is serious and potentially life threatening. It often presents with a very sudden and severe headache, which may be followed by loss of consciousness, nausea, vomiting or epileptic fits/seizures. The diagnosis is usually made with a CT scan or MRI Scan. Once referred to a neurosurgical unit the blood vessels of the brain are imaged by Cerebral Angiography to see if there is an aneurysm or other abnormality present. If there is, this may need to be treated by a neurosurgical operation to put a Titanium metal clip across the neck of the aneurysm and thereby prevent further bleeding permanently from the ruptured aneurysm. The commonest vessels involved are Anterior communicating artery aneurysm, Middle cerebral artery aneurysm , Posterior communicating artery aneurysm and Internal Carotid Artery aneurysm . The results of aneurysm surgery are excellent and total stay in hospital 2 days.

RESULTS

The Results of  Brain Aneurysm clipping arising from Anterior communicating artery aneurysm , Acom aneurysm, Middle cerebral artery aneurysm, MCA aneurysm, Posterior communicating artery , Pcom aneurysm, Anterior cerebral artery aeurysm, ACA aneurysm, Internal Carotid artery aneurysm, ICA aneurysm are EXCELLENT.

surgery are excellent.

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