anterior cerebral artery


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  • noun

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one of two branches of the internal carotid artery

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Giant aneurysm arising from the anterior cerebral artery and causing an isolated homonymous hemianopsia.
There was evidence of vasospasm of the anterior cerebral artery complex, and he deteriorated clinically with evidence of symptomatic delayed ischemic neurological deficit (DIND) 3 days after surgery (8 days after SAH).
Windisch's care of the patient fell below the applicable standard of care in performing embolization after determining that the primary blood supply to the patient's tumor was the right anterior cerebral artery.
Features that tend to make cardioembolic stroke less likely include significant cerebral atherosclerosis, stepwise progression of the neurologic deficit within a finite period of time, vascular distribution such as entire internal carotid artery territory with combined middle cerebral artery and anterior cerebral artery involvement or watershed distribution, and premonitory transient isehemic attacks.
The typical angiographic appearance is narrowing of the supraclinoid internal carotid artery, proximal anterior cerebral artery and proximal middle cerebral artery.
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