middle cerebral artery

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Related to middle cerebral artery: anterior cerebral artery, posterior cerebral artery
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Noun1.middle cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid arterymiddle cerebral artery - one of two branches of the internal carotid artery; divides into three branches
arteria cerebri, cerebral artery - any of the arteries supplying blood to the cerebral cortex
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The radiological finding showed that both acute as well as chronic infarction was a frequent feature (46.7%) and commonly involved artery was middle cerebral artery.
Crossed cerebellar diaschisis in patients with acute middle cerebral artery infarction: Occurrence and perfusion characteristics.
Middle cerebral artery. American Journal of Roentgenology 1984;142(5):1035-40.
Anterior communicating artery (AComA) aneurysms (30.1%, n = 734), posterior communicating artery (PComA) aneurysms (28.7%, n = 700), and middle cerebral artery (MCA) aneurysms (15.9%, n = 386) were the most common aneurysms detected in this study.{Table 2}
Left middle cerebral artery occlusion was induced using the intraluminal filament model and the method described by Longa et al.
Wang, "Effects of treadmill training on motor performance and extracellular glutamate level in striatum in rats with or without transient middle cerebral artery occlusion," Behavioural Brain Research, vol.
Inhibition of integrin alphavbeta3 ameliorates focal cerebral ischemic damage in the rat middle cerebral artery occlusion model.
Three-dimensional digital subtraction angiography demonstrating anterior communicating artery aneurysm ((b) arrow), A1 segment of left anterior cerebral artery ((b) arrowhead), bifurcation of right middle cerebral artery aneurysm ((c) arrow), and basilar artery bifurcation aneurysm ((d) arrow).
The normal middle cerebral artery peak systolic volume is 80 m/s.
The angle of bifurcation formed by the M1 portion of middle cerebral artery (M1).
Occasionally, hyperdensity is identified within the course of the middle cerebral artery. The "Dense MCA sign, " a finding indicative of a thromboembolic clot, is well documented in literature.