Neurology India
menu-bar5 Open access journal indexed with Index Medicus
  Users online: 2680  
 Home | Login 
About Editorial board Articlesmenu-bullet NSI Publicationsmenu-bullet Search Instructions Online Submission Subscribe Videos Etcetera Contact
  Navigate Here 
 »   Next article
 »   Previous article
 »   Table of Contents

 Resource Links
 »   Similar in PUBMED
 »   Citation Manager
 »   Access Statistics
 »   Reader Comments
 »   Email Alert *
 »   Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded0    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal


Year : 1995  |  Volume : 43  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 110--112

A Massive internal carotid artery aneurysm in eleven year old child.

Correspondence Address:
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

PMID: 29542612

Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

A Case of a giant aneurysm of the internal carotid artery in an eleven years child is presented. The size of the aneurysm was 5 cm in its greatest diameter. The lesion presented with features of suprasellar mass, multiple lower cranial nerve paresis, ataxia, long tract signs and spontaneous, unprovoked bursts of laughter. Such a large size of aneurysm with features of mass effect involving the supratentorial as well as the infratentorial compartment is rarely encountered. Unprovoked bursts of laughter was a unique symptom in this child.

[PDF Not available]*

Print this article     Email this article

Online since 20th March '04
Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow