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Cerebrovascular Anatomy 05

Topic: Anatomy

Created on Saturday, October 13 2007 by jdmiles

Last modified on Tuesday, May 21 2019.


In the gadolinium bolus MRA shown above, what is the structure indicated by the big red arrow?

 
        A) Tranverse sinus
 
        B) Straight sinus
 
        C) Sigmoid sinus
 
        D) Torcula
 
        E) Internal cerebral vein
 

 


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A) tranverse sinus

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the internal cerebral vein.  (See References)

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B) straight sinus

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the internal cerebral vein.  (See References)

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C) sigmoid sinus

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the internal cerebral vein.  (See References)

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D) torcula

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the internal cerebral vein.  (See References)

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E) internal cerebral vein

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the internal cerebral vein.  (See References)

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References:

1. Sandhu, J.S., and Wakhloo, A.K. (2004). Neuroangiographic anatomy and common cerebrovascular diseases. In Bradley, W.G., Daroff, R.B., Fenichel, G.M., and Jankovic, J. (Eds.). Neurology in Clinical Practice, Fourth Edition. Butterworth Heinemann, Philadelphia, pp. 625-643 (ISBN:0750674695).Advertising:
2. Duane E. Haines; special contributions by John A. Lancon; illustrator, M. P. Schenk; photographer, G. W. Armstrong. Neuroanatomy: an atlas of structures, sections, and systems. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2004. (ISBN:0781746779)Advertising:
3. David L. Felten, Ralph F., Md. Jozefowicz, Frank H., Md. Netter, . Netter's Atlas of Human Neuroscience. ICON Learning Systems (ISBN:1929007167)Advertising:
4. Robert I. Grossman, David M. Yousem. Neuroradiology: the requisites. Philadelphia, Pa. : Mosby, c2003. (ISBN:032300508X)Advertising:
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Cerebrovascular Anatomy 05
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Created: 10/13/2007
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