anterior cerebral artery

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one of two branches of the internal carotid artery

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Through this window the middle cerebral, internal carotid, anterior cerebral and posterior cerebral arteries can be insonated.
The anterior cerebral arteries are the major blood supply for the medial surfaces of the cerebral hemispheres.
25] These branches include the two anterior cerebral arteries, the anterior communicating artery, the two posterior communicating arteries and two posterior cerebral arteries.
Lower-limb paresis in all hemispheric strokes is related to a white matter lesion except in the case of anterior cerebral artery (ACA) territory infarctions, which are uncommon (e.
Occlusion of the anterior cerebral artery brings contralateral weakness, possibly personality changes such as disinhibition or lack of motivation, and sensory changes, with the leg being more often affected than the face or arm.
Angiogram showed bilateral occlusion of the middle and anterior cerebral arteries, with mild stenosis of the left and right common carotid arteries.
They cover operating room equipment, setup, and culture; general skills of the intracranial aneurysm surgeon; and aneurysms of the carotid, middle cerebral, and anterior cerebral arteries, posterior fossa, large and giant aneurysms, and problems posed by previously-coiled and stented aneurysms, with b&w illustrations.
9%) followed by posterior cerebral artery 13%, brainstem 13%, anterior cerebral artery lesion in 11.
The herbal medicine was given with aspirin 50 mg daily (in comparison with aspirin alone) in the treatment of patients with light and moderate ischemic stroke of anterior cerebral circulation in acute and subacute stages.
The CT scan demonstrated some leftward deviation of the anterior cerebral arteries, but there was no evidence of vascular injury or active hemorrhage.
The sound waves penetrate through the skull, pass through brain tissue and are reflected from the middle cerebral artery, the anterior cerebral artery and the posterior cerebral artery.
Giant aneurysm arising from the anterior cerebral artery and causing an isolated homonymous hemianopsia.
A magnetic resonance angiogram scan was ordered; it revealed severe turbulence effects (rather than severe vasospasm) of the internal carotid artery (ICA), anterior cerebral artery, and the middle cerebral artery without evidence of aneurysm.
Surgical indications for transsphenoidal encephalocele are controversial because vital brain structures, including the hypothalamic-pituitary system and the anterior cerebral arteries, are often present in the herniated tissue.
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