cerebral artery


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Related to cerebral artery: anterior cerebral artery, posterior cerebral artery
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Noun1.cerebral artery - any of the arteries supplying blood to the cerebral cortexcerebral artery - any of the arteries supplying blood to the cerebral cortex
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
anterior cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid artery; divides into two branches that serve (1) the thalamus and (2) parts of the frontal and parietal cortex
middle cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid artery; divides into three branches
posterior cerebral artery - arises from the basilar artery; divides into three branches
temporal artery - any of the three arteries on either side of the brain supplying the cortex of the temporal lobe
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A computed tomography scan of his head identified several infarcts in the territories of the left middle cerebral artery, the left and right posterior cerebral artery, and lacunar infarcts in the left basal ganglia and right thalamus.
The five trials, all published in the New England Journal of Medicine this year, included patients who had a large blood clot in a major cerebral artery.
A focal cerebral I/R model in male Kunming mice was induced by middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO) for 2 h followed by reperfusion for 22 h.
Stroke, cerebral artery dissection, and cervical spine manipulation therapy.
Blurring of the gray-white matter and sulcal effacement were present within the right middle cerebral artery (MCA) distribution, raising suspicion for acute ischemic infarct (Figure 1B).
A type of aneurysm involving cerebral artery is called cerebral aneurysm or intracranial aneurysm.
hMSCs also were transfected with superparamagnetic iron oxide (SPIO) nanoparticles prior to being injected intra-arterially to treat ischemic stroke resulting from a middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO).
transcranial ultrasound probe on the one hand to monitor the effectiveness of intravenous thrombolysis in large cap cerebral artery, then it can be used therapeutically for the trombotrypse - potentiating effect of intravenous thrombolysis for cerebral artery recanalization.
Hemiplegia Vegetativa Alterna (HVA) is the clinical condition characterized with ipsilateral Horner's syndrome (HS) and contralateral hemi-hyperhidrosis and is mainly used to define the condition at stroke patients with posterior cerebral artery (PCA) or middle cerebral artery (MCA) occlusion (1,2).
It narrows the internal carotid artery, decreases blood flow to the brain, and forces stenosis of the anterior cerebral artery, middle cerebral artery, basilar artery and posterior cerebral artery.
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.

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