World Neurosurgery: X 2019 DOI: 10.1016/j.wnsx.2019.100025 View full text
Terushige Toyooka, Kojiro Wada, Naoki Otani, Arata Tomiyama, Satoru Takeuchi, Satoshi Tomura, Sho Nishida, Hideaki Ueno, Yasuaki Nakao, Takuji Yamamoto, Kentaro Mori

Abstract: Background Internal carotid artery (ICA) aneurysm may be a good target for supraorbital keyhole clipping. We discuss the surgical indications and risks of keyhole clipping for ICA aneurysms based on long-term clinical and radiologic results. Methods This was a retrospective analysis of 51 patients (aged 35–75 years, mean 62 years) with ICA aneurysms (mean 5.8 ± 1.8 mm) who underwent clipping via the supraorbital keyhole approach between 2005 and 2017. Neurologic and cog…

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