• By Joel Streed

Innovative treatments for moyamoya disease: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

October 1, 2019

Doctors are using innovative procedures to improve the quality of life for people living with a blood vessel disorder called moyamoya disease.  According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, moyamoya means “puff of smoke” in Japanese and describes the look of the tangle of tiny vessels formed when the brain tries to overcome the narrowing of the pathways. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute,  Dr. Bernard Bendok, explains what surgeons are now able to do to boost the brain's ability to overcome moyamoya disease.

To listen, click the link below.

Innovative treatments for Moya Moya disease