J Neurol Surg Rep 2016; 77(01): e013-e016
DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1567864
Case Report
Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York

Mycotic Aneurysm Treated with Aneurysm Trapping. Case Report

Sérgio Neto
1  Division of Neurosurgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
,
Juan Castro Flores
1  Division of Neurosurgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
,
Eberval Gadelha Figueiredo
1  Division of Neurosurgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
,
José Guilherme Pereira Caldas
2  Division of Interventional Radiology, Hospital das Clinicas, University of São Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
,
Manoel Jacobsen Teixeira
1  Division of Neurosurgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Publication History

17 July 2015

26 September 2015

Publication Date:
16 November 2015 (online)

Abstract

The authors describe a rare case of mycotic aneurysm (MA) associated with subarachnoid hemorrhage treated with aneurysm trapping. The literature on management and the surgical techniques are controversial due to lack of randomize trials.