Alarming Internal Carotid Artery Aneurysm Eroding the Sphenoid Sinus

Leonardo B.C. Brasiliense, Travis M. Dumont

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In rare instances, extradural internal carotid artery aneurysms can present with massive epistaxis, which is often a fatal event. We present the case of a young female with an aneurysm eroding through the sphenoid sinus and whose timely diagnosis resulted in treatment of the aneurysm with coil embolization and satisfactory outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)985.e13-985.e14
JournalWorld neurosurgery
StatePublished - Dec 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology


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