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VA

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for HOLY SEE (VATICAN CITY STATE).

VA

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Vatican City State. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Vatican bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Vatican City. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the Vatican.

VA

See Veterans Administration. (It is now called the Department of Veterans Affairs.)

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Later studies involving duplex ultrasound measurement of vertebral artery blood flow during the performance of provocative positional tests have further cast doubt on the validity of the tests to determine the patency of the vertebral arteries and raised questions about their ability to detect impedance changes to cerebrovascular blood flow (Cote et al.
Plexus sympaticus, vertebral artery and vein passes inside (Aydinlioglu et al., 2001; Murlimanju et al.; Gujar et al., 2015; Molinet Guerra et al.).
Patients with carotid or vertebral artery dissection can have local and distal ischemic manifestations.
However, according to radiographs, an injury was inflicted in unusual dorsoventral axis with a blade positioned in the diagonal trajectory with the knife blade tip close to the right-sided vertebral artery and common carotid artery (Figs.
Management of Atherosclerotic Carotid and Vertebral Artery Disease: 2017 Clinical Practice Guidelines of the European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS).January 2018 Volume 55, Issue 1, Pages 3-81.
The risk of damage to vertebral artery during surgical procedures increases in cases of osseous and vascular variations of cervical spine.
High-velocity neck manipulation has been previously associated with a certain type of stroke or vertebral artery dissection, which led the American Heart Association to issue a warning statement in 2014.
High-velocity neck manipulation has been associated with a certain type of stroke, or vertebral artery dissection, which led the American Heart Association to issue a warning statement in 2014.
Donovan, 30, a sports event manager, and football consultant Taylor, 29, both from Liverpool, denied throwing the punch which ruptured PC Doyle's vertebral artery outside a bar in December 2014.
In 100% cases, it was closely related to vertebral artery forming plexus over it (Fig.
Twenty-five percent of ischemic strokes are caused by the vertebrobasilar system, whereas approximately one-fifth of posterior strokes are due to vertebral artery (VA) constrictions.