Bilateral, Mirror-imaged, Postero-inferior Cerebellar Artery Aneurysms: Report of a Rare Case

  • G R Sharma Department of Neurosurgery, National Academy of Medical sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu
  • R Jha Department of Neurosurgery, National Academy of Medical sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu
  • N Khadka Department of Neurosurgery, National Academy of Medical sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu
  • D R Adhikari Department of Neurosurgery, National Academy of Medical sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu
  • P Bista Department of Neurosurgery, National Academy of Medical sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu
  • P K Sultaniya Department of Neurosurgery, National Academy of Medical sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu

Abstract

A 60-year-old right-handed lady presented with the features of subarachnoid haemorrhage. The CT angiogram showed a pair of very rare bilateral, mirror-imaged distal postero-inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms. Both aneurysms were clipped via the midline posterior fossa craniectomy under general anaesthesia. The literatures is reviewed on the incidence, presentation, management and outcome of bilateral distal posterior-inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms.

Keywords: bilateral mirror image, distal postero-inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms, posterior fossa craniectomy, microsurgical clipping

Published
2011-06-30
How to Cite
Sharma, G. R., Jha, R., Khadka, N., Adhikari, D. R., Bista, P., & Sultaniya, P. K. (2011). Bilateral, Mirror-imaged, Postero-inferior Cerebellar Artery Aneurysms: Report of a Rare Case. Journal of Nepal Medical Association, 51(182). https://doi.org/10.31729/jnma.251
Section
Case Reports