inferior cerebellar artery


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Noun1.inferior cerebellar artery - the inferior branch of the cerebellar artery
arteria cerebelli, cerebellar artery - an artery that supplies the cerebellum
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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) on day 2 showed an acute left cerebellar infarct involving the posterior inferior cerebellar artery and the anterior inferior cerebellar artery territories with hydrocephalus and pneumoventricle (Figure 1b, 1c, 1d).
Other sequelae include downstream embolisation of a thrombus, anterior spinal artery compromise causing spinal cord ischaemia, and occlusion of blood flow to the posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA), causing lateral medullary syndrome.
passes upwards close to the base of the skull and is crossed by the anterior inferior cerebellar artery
Three years ago, when he reported to a neurosurgery emergency department due to profound headache; he had been diagnosed as having posterior inferior cerebellar artery arteriovenous malformation based on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) findings.
Unilateral vertebral artery occlusion is considered more forgiving as long as the contralateral, uninjured vertebral artery has adequate caliber and the embolization material can be deployed proximal to the posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA), preserving collateral supply on the side of injury.
of California, San Francisco) details the basic concepts and tenets of aneurysm microsurgery, various craniotomies and exposures for successful clipping, and microsurgical anatomy, dissection strategies, and clipping techniques for each of the seven most common aneurysm types: posterior and anterior communicating artery, middle cerebral artery, ophthalmic artery, basilar bifurcation, pericallosal artery, and posterior inferior cerebellar artery aneurysms.
The 6th nerve thus turns superiorly on entering the sub-arachnoid space, where it passes immediately above the anterior inferior cerebellar artery.

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