AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2022 06 12;43(6):913-918. Epub 2022 May 12.
Department of Radiology (L.Z.F., JA.M., D.M.M., I.N., N.V.S.), Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado
Background And Purpose: Pediatric vertebral artery dissecting aneurysm is a subtype of vertebral artery dissection that can be challenging to diagnose and may be associated with stroke recurrence. This study examines the presenting features, clinical outcomes, and recurrence risk in a cohort of children with vertebral artery dissection, comparing those with aneurysms with those without.
Materials And Methods: The medical records of children evaluated for vertebral artery dissection were retrospectively reviewed for neurologic presentation, treatment, stroke recurrence, and angiographic appearance of dissection. Read More