middle cerebral artery

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Noun1.middle cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid arterymiddle cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid artery; divides into three branches
arteria cerebri, cerebral artery - any of the arteries supplying blood to the cerebral cortex
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A recent study reported in the Neural Regeneration Research showed that the stress decrease at 7 200 seconds was similar between the middle cerebral artery and fetal umbilical vein specimens, regardless of initial stress of 18.
None of the subjects had dementia, although 18 subjects had impaired blood flow at the beginning of the study, as measured by ultrasounds of the middle cerebral artery, a major life channel in the brain.
Given the patient's assessment and positive radiological findings of a clot located within the right M1 segmental branch of the middle cerebral artery territory through the use of computed tomography angiography, deployment of intra-arterial thrombolytics within 6 hours of symptom onset was utilized.
No dilatation of the anterior or middle cerebral arteries was ever demonstrated; in fact, these vessels appeared smaller than on initial presentation.
A group of German neuroradiologists and a neurologist presents eight chapters on internal carotid artery occlusion, middle cerebral artery occlusion, vertebrobasilar occlusion, dissections, cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis, thrombolysis, mechanical recanalization materials, and treatment concepts and results, with information on anatomy, imaging studies, etiology, symptoms, epidemiology, risk factors, complications, techniques, cases, and other aspects.
Middle cerebral artery vascular syndromes entail contralateral weakness and sensory changes, with the face and arm more commonly involved than the leg.
The transient middle cerebral artery occlusion stroke model involved fifteen animals per treatment group, and was randomized and blinded.
This animal study examined the effect of dietary olive leaf extract (OLE) on brain infarct volume, neurological dysfunction and brain lipidomics resulting from middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO) in rats.
A CT brain scan confirmed a right middle cerebral artery territory infarct (not shown).
An 8-year-old boy that developed middle cerebral artery thrombosis as a result of Streptococcus oralis infection was reported (10).

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