Massive Primary Intraventricular Hemorrhage Due to Idiopathic Lateral Posterior Choroidal Artery Aneurysm: Case Illustration

Bozkurt G., YAMAN M. E. , Cevik S., Kirbas I., Yagmurlu B.

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.112, pp.199-200, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 112
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.12.059
  • Title of Journal : WORLD NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.199-200


Peripheral aneurysms of the lateral posterior choroidal artery are rare and mostly in association with vascular and occlusive pathologies such as moyamoya disease. To the best of our knowledge, pure lateral posterior choroidal artery aneurysms without association of any other vascular diseases are unique and only 3 cases have been reported in the literature.