Giant intracranial internal carotid artery aneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio



Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Female

Selected images of CTA study showing a giant thrombosed aneurysm arising from the proximal C6 (supraclinoid or ophthalmic) segment  of the right internal carotid artery. The aneurysm exhibits diffuse atheromatosis calcification in its wall. The ophthalmic artery is observed with some difficult emerging just before the aneurysm. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates a giant and partially thrombosed aneurysm of the distal internal carotid artery

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Case information

rID: 39355
Case created: 1st Sep 2015
Last edited: 1st Sep 2015
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