Brain aneursym of 3mm
It s n right opthamalic nerve. Is it safe to clip it at this small size? It s in saccular form of 3*2mm of wide neck.pls kindly suggest me a treatment. I went to 2 hospital, at 1 hosp they told to clip or coil in 2 hosp they told not to disturb it since its very risk to clip it at small size.pls guide me.
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Dr. Jogendra Kumar Bastia
Neurologist 7 yrs exp Hyderabad
As the size of aneurysm is small and also neck is wide  & patient is asymptomatic, in my opinion  any invasive treatment  is not required at current situation. But patient should  be careful. As it near to a nerve, if  he develops any symptoms  of headache or paraesthesia over face must consult doctors. Follow up Neuro imaging ( angio) may be required for the asessment of future  pogression of the aneurysm.
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