cerebral vein

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Noun1.cerebral vein - any of several veins serving the cerebral hemispheres of the brain
anterior cerebral vein, vena cerebri anterior - accompanies the anterior cerebral artery and empties into the basal vein
great cerebral vein, vena cerebri magna - a cerebral vein formed by the two internal cerebral veins and continuing into the sinus rectus
inferior cerebral vein, venae cerebrum inferior - veins that drain the undersurface of the cerebral hemispheres and empty into the cavernous and transverse sinuses
internal cerebral vein, vena cerebrum internus - two paired veins passing caudally near the midline and uniting to form the great cerebral vein
middle cerebral vein, vena cerebri media - either of two cerebral veins
superior cerebral vein, vena cerebrum superior - a cerebral vein that drains the dorsal convexity of the cerebral hemisphere and empties into the cavernous sinus
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
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Cranial MR demonstrated thrombosis of the great cerebral vein, straight sinus, right transverse sinus, and sigmoid sinus together with infarction in the bilateral thalamus.
Prognosis of cerebral vein and dural sinus thrombosis: results of the International Study on Cerebral Vein and Dural Sinus Thrombosis (ISCVT).
A rare case of superior sagittal sinus thrombosis has been reported in association with Evans syndrome of hemolytic anemia, [7] but as far as we know the association of cerebral vein thrombosis with TTP is extremely rare.
Thrombolysis for cerebral vein and dural sinus thrombosis.
Thunderclap" headaches: Characterized by a sudden and severe onset, these headaches may indicate hemorrhagic stroke, bleeding from a cerebral vein following a head injury, or a surge of high blood pressure caused by a problem such as acute inflammation of the kidney.
Using a fetal probe, short laser pulses into the superior sagittal sinus, a large central cerebral vein located immediately beneath the top of the skull, generate acoustic waves, which are sent to an electronic monitoring system for signal amplification, acquisition, and recording.
Natural history of cerebral vein thrombosis: a systematic review.
It is associated with cerebral vein thrombosis (6) and ischemic stroke (7, 8, 9), the recurrence of DVT's following discontinuation of anticoagulant therapy and arterial thrombosis (10, 11), multiple hepatic infarctions (12), thrombophilia in pregnancy (10), and portal-splenic-mesenteric venous thrombosis (13, 14).
Prognosis of cerebral vein and dural sinus thrombosis: Results of International study on Cerebral vein and Dural sinus Thrombosis( ISCVT).

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