Intracranial hemorrhage because of rupture of a cerebral aneurysm is extremely rare in the neonatal period. Delayed diagnosis contributes to high mortality and morbidity. The authors report an extremely rare case of a middle cerebral artery aneurysm diagnosed and treated shortly after birth. Extensive review of the literature is presented. The patient died 4 years after surgery.
Surgical Neurology 03/2003; 59(2):114-9. DOI:10.1016/S0090-3019(02)00984-9 · 1.67 Impact Factor