Cerebrovascular / Neurovascular Surgery (Neurosurgery)
Body Area: Head / Neck
Body Parts: Eyes
Symptoms: Enlarged Pupils
Addresses blood vessel issues in the head such as stroke and other cerebrovascular disorders, like aneurysms, hemorrhages, vascular malformations, carotid artery disease, and those brain diseases requiring bypass surgery. The two main surgical interventions are clipping, where the aneurysm is stopped off to discontinue blood flow and coiling, where the aneurysm is filled with a coil to prevent rupture.