Neuroradiology

, Volume 51, Issue 8, pp 541–544

Temporary stenting and retrieval of the self-expandable, intracranial stent in acute middle cerebral artery occlusion

  • Sang Hyun Suh
  • Kyung-Yul Lee
  • Chang Ki Hong
  • Byung Moon Kim
  • Chang-Hyun Kim
  • Tae-Sub Chung
  • Dong Ik Kim
Interventional Neuroradiology

DOI: 10.1007/s00234-009-0530-y

Cite this article as:
Suh, S.H., Lee, KY., Hong, C.K. et al. Neuroradiology (2009) 51: 541. doi:10.1007/s00234-009-0530-y

Abstract

We describe our experience in which a retrievable Enterprise stent was used as a temporary recanalization and embolectomy device in an acute middle cerebral artery (MCA) occlusion after urgent stenting for ipsilateral carotid artery stenosis.

Keywords

StrokeArterial occlusionStentRecanalizationSelf-expandable

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© Springer-Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sang Hyun Suh
    • 1
  • Kyung-Yul Lee
    • 2
  • Chang Ki Hong
    • 3
  • Byung Moon Kim
    • 4
  • Chang-Hyun Kim
    • 3
  • Tae-Sub Chung
    • 1
  • Dong Ik Kim
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Gangnam Severance HospitalYonsei University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.Department of Neurology, Gangnam Severance HospitalYonsei University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea
  3. 3.Department of Neurosurgery, Gangnam Severance HospitalYonsei University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea
  4. 4.Department of RadiologyYonsei University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea