Embolization of Aneurysms Using the Guglielmi Detachable Coil

Packing of an aneurysm sac with embolic material to isolate it from the parent vessel whilst preserving the adjacent cerebral circulation is the ideal goal. The occlusion should be permanent, with no recurrence. In the past, embolization of the sac has been performed with balloons, free coils and occasionally liquid agents, but with poor results. Currently, detachable coils, either electrolytic or mechanical, are used. There are many coils on the market but most widely used is the Guglielmi detachable coil. There is vast clinical experience with this and the discussion below shall be confined to this coil [8-11].

It should be noted that endovascular treatment is in continuing evolution and devices such as aneurysm liners, neck bridges, stents and liquid agents are all in experimental use and are now being evaluated on patients in clinical trials. They will certainly find a role in aneurysm treatment in the next decade.

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

The term vaginitis is one that is applied to any inflammation or infection of the vagina, and there are many different conditions that are categorized together under this ‘broad’ heading, including bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis and non-infectious vaginitis.

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