Open surgical management of a ruptured intracranial aneurysm in Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber (KTW) syndrome

Adam Derik Smitherman, Michael Neil Woodall, Cargill H. Alleyne, Scott Y. Rahimi

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A 24-year-old man with a history of Klippel-Trenaunay- Weber syndrome presented with severe headache and neck pain. Work-up revealed subarachnoid hemorrhage and evidence of multiple intracranial aneurysms. The patient was treated with open surgical clipping of his ruptured aneurysm and is currently doing well.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberA55
JournalBMJ Case Reports
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StatePublished - Jan 28 2013

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Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome
Ruptured Aneurysm
Neck Pain
Intracranial Aneurysm
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Headache

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Open surgical management of a ruptured intracranial aneurysm in Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber (KTW) syndrome. / Smitherman, Adam Derik; Woodall, Michael Neil; Alleyne, Cargill H.; Rahimi, Scott Y.

In: BMJ Case Reports, 28.01.2013.

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