One in 50 people has a brain aneurysm. Most do not know that they have the condition until the aneurysm ruptures, causing a serious brain bleed.
Leonardo Rangel Castilla, M.D., a vascular and endovascular neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses various treatment options for cerebral aneurysms, including microsurgery clip ligation and endovascular embolization.
Brain (cerebral) aneurysm treatment requires specialty care. At Mayo Clinic, specialists collaborate to provide individualized treatment for patients with brain aneurysm. Neurosurgeons employ the latest technology, including small stents, flow diverters and neck reconstruction devices, to determine the most durable, least-risk course of treatment.
Learn more about brain aneurysm care at Mayo Clinic.