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Cerebrovascular Surgery

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Moyamoya: Mollie's Story

A stroke ended Mollie Hudson’s ski vacation in the French Alps and led to the discovery that she had moyamoya, a rare cerebrovascular disease.A second stroke two months later confirmed what was ahead for Mollie if she didn’t undergo the surgery needed to treat the rare condition.Neurosurgeon Judy Huang, M.D., and the team at the Johns Hopkins Cerebrovascular Center successfully treated her. Read more.

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Aneurysm: Laurie's Story

When Laurie Jean Cannady faced surgery for a brain aneurysm, it felt like more than she could handle. But she found the options she needed, thanks to neurosurgeon Dr. Geoff Colby and an innovative new procedure.

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Aneurysm clipping: Lester's Story

Dr. Rafael Tamargo "clips" an aneurysm on the ophthalmic nerve of patient Lester Picker, preventing it from rupturing.

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Pseudotumor cerebri: Ashley's Story

After visiting 30+ physicians, Ashley was diagnosed with a rare condition known as pseudotumor cerebri, also called Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH). She turned to Johns Hopkins experts Dr. Abhay Moghekar and Dr. Daniele Rigamonti, who worked as a team to implant a stent, a new approach to treating this condition.

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Ruptured brain aneurysm: Dr. Olachi Mezu's Story

Patient Dr. Mezu suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm while traveling. After another hospital wanted to discharge her, she turned to Dr. Judy Huang.

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