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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Here, we report an atypical (incomplete) KD who presented with fever for 3 days and sudden onset of hemiparesis and aphasia (arterial ischemic stroke with middle cerebral artery occlusion).
Under these certain criteria, included patients were grouped as: anterior cerebral artery (ACA) affected, middle cerebral artery (MCA) affected, and posterior circulation (P.
Anterior cerebral artery vasculopathy secondary to miliary TB
Aims and Objective: The aim of this study to evaluate the role of color Doppler velocimetry of the fetal middle cerebral artery (MCA) velocity waveforms, systolic/diastolic ratio (S/D), pulsatility index (PI), and resistance index (RI) in intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) pregnancies in II and III trimesters.
Magnetic resonance angiography revealed narrowing and irregularities in the lumen of left middle cerebral artery resembling vasculitis (Figure 2).
If ipsilateral mesial temporal lobe region and the middle cerebral artery M1 and M2 segments need to be exposed, rotate the head only about 10[degrees]–20[degrees]; for the suprasellar and rear sella lesions, rotate the head about 20[degrees]–40[degrees]; for the anterior skull base midline lesions such as olfactory sulcus meningioma, rotate the head about 40[degrees]–60[degrees].
Guidelines from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association now recommend this endovascular treatment--available at Cleveland Clinic and other comprehensive stroke centers--to be used within six hours of the onset of stroke symptoms for patients with blood clots that continue to block a larger cerebral artery despite tPA therapy.
The patient was admitted to Rashid Hospital after suffering from severe bleeding in the brain due a cerebrovascular disorder in which the weakness in the wall of a cerebral artery causes a ballooning of the blood vessel.
The patient was admitted to the hospital after suffering from severe bleeding in the brain due a cerebrovascular disorder in which the weakness in the wall of a cerebral artery causes a localised dilation or ballooning of the blood vessel.
The patient was admitted to the hospital after suffering from severe bleeding in the brain due to a cerebrovascular disorder named 'cerebral aneurysm,' in which the weakness in the wall of a cerebral artery causes a localised dilation of the blood vessel.
The patient was admitted to the hospital after severe bleeding in the brain due a cerebrovascular disorder, in which the weak wall of a cerebral artery causes a localised dilation or ballooning of the blood vessel.

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