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a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

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a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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Ruptured aneurysm of the posterior spinal artery of the upper cervical spinal cord: case report.
Dissecting aneurysm of the thoracic posterior spinal artery Case illustration.
Endovascular obliteration of a ruptured posterior spinal artery pseudoaneurysm.
In this regard, we think that the vasculitis of the anterior spinal artery or its branches due to BD is the most likely abnormality that caused the thoracic cord lesion in our patient.
Paraplegia after spinal anaesthesia has been reported secondary to pressure from haematoma or abscess formation (2), as well as the anterior spinal artery syndrome (3).
A single anterior spinal artery arises from branches off both vertebral arteries to supply the anterior two-thirds of the spinal cord.
The typical patient at risk of anterior spinal artery syndrome is an elderly patient with a past history of arteriosclerosis or recent period of hypotension, who presents with a sudden onset of flaccid paralysis, abolished segmental reflexes and minor or patchy sensory disturbance.
It only requires spinal artery ischaemia of two to three minutes' duration before permanent spinal cord damage occurs (16).
Anterior Spinal Artery Syndrome following total hip arthroplasty under epidural anaesthesia.
The two patients in whom an embolization procedure could not be performed (one because of spinal artery combined with the hemorrhage vessel and one was under subintimal dissection), taken medical treatment for 1 week, the hemoptysis were gradually controlled.
sup][8] Usually, a spinal artery can originate from a bronchial artery in up to 5% of patients, with right side being more common than the left side.
During the procedure of BAE, when a spinal artery was founding, it was usually advised to use superselective BAE to prevent the complication.