Two cases of aberrant right subclavian artery and right vertebral artery
that originated from the right common carotid artery.
The introduction of anticoagulation had no impact on hematoma growth in either vertebral artery
dissection: presenting findings and predictors of outcome.
Endovascular treatment with angioplasty or stenting versus endarterectomy in patients with carotid artery stenosis in the Carotid and Vertebral Artery
Transluminal Angioplasty Study (CAVATAS): long-term follow-up of a randomised trial.
The cases of bifid and duplicate origin and fenestration of vertebral artery
have been reported.
Comparison of test performance characteristics of MRI, MR angiography, and CT angiography in the diagnosis of carotid and vertebral artery
dissection: a review of the medical literature.
12 It was observed in a case of pediatric Bow Hunter's stroke which resulted from a nearly complete occlusion of the vertebral artery
of right sidedue to an abnormal spur arising from the right occipital condyle.
The dissection of his vertebral artery
was a very rare complication of a soft tissue neck injury, said the judge.
They include local symptoms and signs such as head and/ or neck pain (the two most frequent initial symptoms), Horner's syndrome (approximately in 25% of cases), retinal artery occlusion, tinnitus, audible bruit, cranial neuropathies, scalp tenderness, orbital or monocular pain (rare in carotid artery dissections), cervical nerve root involvement (rare in vertebral artery
dissection), or more generalized presentations such as cerebral ischemia and infarctions and in the case of vertebral artery
dissection, lateral medullary infarction (Wallenberg's syndrome) and other posterior circulation territory infarctions and spinal cord ischemia.
High resolution B-mode ultrasonography was used to measure intima medial thickness (IMT) and velocity of both sides common carotid artery, external and internal carotid artery and vertebral artery
Internal carotid artery and vertebral artery
dissections have been implicated as the cause of 20% of strokes occurring in patients younger than 45 years.
Doctors said Hughes died after his vertebral artery
split when hit by the ball, leading to massive bleeding in his brain.