Mechanical thrombectomy of M1 and M2 middle cerebral artery occlusions Article (Faculty180)

cited authors

  • Salahuddin, Hisham; Ramaiah, Guru; Slawski, Diana E; Shawver, Julie; Buehler, Mark; Zaidi, Syed F; Jumaa, Mouhammad


  • Over half of patients who receive intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for middle cerebral artery division (MCA-M2) occlusion do not recanalize, leaving a large percentage of patients who may need mechanical thrombectomy (MT). However, the outcomes of MT for M2 occlusion have not been well characterized.

publication date

  • 2018

start page

  • 330

end page

  • 334


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