EC/IC

(redirected from Extracranial-Intracranial)
AcronymDefinition
EC/ICExtracranial-Intracranial (bypass surgery)
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Outcome in adult patients with hemorrhagic moyamoya disease after combined extracranial-intracranial bypass.
Extracranial-intracranial bypass to reduce the risk of ischemic stroke in intracranial aneurysms of the anterior cerebral circulation: a systematic.
La embolectomia microquirurgica y el bypass cerebral extracranial-intracranial (EC-IC) han sido descritos como tratamiento de rescate para pacientes con IA y contraindicacion para rt-PA o terapia endovascular, asi como para pacientes en quienes no se logra la recanalizacion con este tipo de terapias pero que aun se encuentran en ventana terapeutica (7,8,9,10).
IONM technology helps monitor neurosurgeries such as spine surgeries, brachial plexus or peripheral nerve exploration, brain surgeries, discectomies, craniotomies, facial nerve surgeries, cortical brain mappings, and extracranial-intracranial (EC-IC) bypass procedures.
She was medically discharged from the Army and underwent extracranial-intracranial bypass surgery to reduce the risk of stroke recurrence by improving the flow of blood to the blocked artery with revascularization.
Neurosurgeons from Asia, North America, and Europe address diagnosis, definitions, classifications, symptomatology, imaging, genetics, clinical assessment, epidemiology, neuropsychological considerations, the implications of cortical microvasculature, and treatment options, including medical management of childhood disease, endovascular therapy, indirect and direct revascularization procedures, multiple extracranial-intracranial bypass surgery, and direct and indirect bypass procedures for posterior circulation, as well as anesthetic and perioperative management and the long-term results of patients in California, Japan, and Korea.
Dangerous extracranial-intracranial anastomoses and supply to the cranial nerves: Vessels the neurointerventionalist needs to know.
Extracranial-intracranial bypass is not recommended for treatment of symptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis.
Louis Carotid Occlusion Study and the Extracranial-Intracranial (EC-IC) Bypass study.
Patients with a stenosis of one of the main arteries in the neck may benefit from extracranial-intracranial bypass surgery.
However, how can we ensure that the safety and effectiveness of procedures such as extracranial-intracranial bypass, carotid endarterectomy, laparascopic cholecystectomy, and high-dose chemotherapy-autologous bone marrow transplantation have been established before widespread diffusion occurs?
Recently extracranial-intracranial (EC/IC) bypass surgery, another procedure purported to protect against stroke, was shown in a carefully controlled prospective study to be of no value in reducing illness or death (SN: 11/16/85, p.
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