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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 2386031, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2386031
Research Article

Computational Hemodynamic Analysis for the Diagnosis of Atherosclerotic Changes in Intracranial Aneurysms: A Proof-of-Concept Study Using 3 Cases Harboring Atherosclerotic and Nonatherosclerotic Aneurysms Simultaneously

1Department of Neurosurgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
2Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
3Department of Neuroanesthesia, Kohnan Hospital, Sendai, Japan
4Department of Neurosurgery, Kohnan Hospital, Sendai, Japan
5Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
6Institute of Fluid Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Received 6 May 2016; Accepted 4 August 2016

Academic Editor: Enrique Berjano

Copyright © 2016 Shin-ichiro Sugiyama et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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