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Direct carotid exposure approach in the treatment of anterior circulation unruptured intracranial aneurysms for elderly patients - 

  • The direct carotid exposure approach (DCEA) is a technical option for elderly patients with severe vessel tortuosity due to arteriosclerosis. 
  • Over 75 years.
  • 11/52 patients (21.2%) (12 procedures) were treated with the DCEA. 
  • No significant complications of DCEA, such as subcutaneous hematomas, were observed.

From Department of Neurosurgery, The Jikei University School of Medicine Tokyo,Tokyo

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