cervical artery


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Noun1.cervical artery - an artery that supplies the muscles of the neckcervical artery - an artery that supplies the muscles of the neck
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
cervix, neck - the part of an organism (human or animal) that connects the head to the rest of the body; "he admired her long graceful neck"; "the horse won by a neck"
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Three arteries [suprascapular artery (SSA), superficial cervical artery (SpCA), dorsal scapular artery (DScA)] may be used for flap harvesting lies within this region.
Intra operatively a turbid swelling with a thin wall was seen with a feeding vessel from the transverse cervical artery which was ligated and cut (Fig.
Antiplatelet treatment compared with anti-coagulation treatment for cervical artery dissection (CADISS): a randomised trial.
Intravenous thrombolysis in ischaemic stroke secondary to cervical artery dissection: safe but not effective?
Cervical artery dissection: risk factors, treatment, and outcome; a 5-year experience from a tertiary care center.
Cervical artery dissection-clinical features, risk factors, therapy and outcome in 126 patients.
[1] The duplicated VA is a significant predisposing factor of vertebrobasilar cervical artery dissection due to local histological defect (hypoplasia) or significant hemodynamic alteration.
Although Cochrane systematic review, meta-analysis of observational studies and feasibility Cervical Artery Dissection and Ischemic Stroke Patients (CADISP) study have not suggested any significant difference between the impact of anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents on death and disability, or on the risk of cerebral infarction (21), anticoagulation in our patient was administered to prevent embolization.
Methods * We identified cases through a retrospective chart review of patients seen between April 2008 and March 2012 who had a diagnosis of cervical artery dissection following a recent chiropractic manipulation.
Cancer survivors after RT are at increased risk for cerebrovascular events.[sup][1] Radiation-induced cervical artery stenosis (RICAS) has its own characteristics compared with those lesions without a history of RT.
During cervical artery dissection (CAD), arterial blood enters the blood vessel wall through the damaged carotid intima, which separates the intimal and media layers.
Patel, "Chiropractic manipulation of the neck and cervical artery dissection," Annals of Internal Medicine, vol.