Vasospasm after SAH mediated by the acute phase protein MRP14 – a pilot study

Bernhard Fischer, Markus Holling, Astrid Jeibmann, Martin Hasselblatt & Walter Stummer
Objective: Delayed vasospasm after rupture of intracranial aneurysm is the main cause for severe neurological deficits and death. The presence of subarachnoid blood induces an inflammatory reaction resulting in vasospasm with brain ische-mia. Until now little is known about the inflammatory cascade [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]