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Anomalous intracranial venous drainage associated with basal ganglia calcification.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17213417     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe the neuroradiologic findings in a 7-year-old boy with anomalous intracranial venous drainage and cerebral calcification. CT scans demonstrated that his scalp mass was a plexus of scalp veins filled through the emissary foramen, and there were cerebral calcifications. Angiography revealed bilateral sigmoid sinus atresia with most of the intracranial venous drainage via the prominent mastoid emissary veins into dilated scalp vein. The possible relationship between cerebral calcification and anomalous intracranial venous drainage is discussed.
Authors:
Z Chen; H Feng; G Zhu; N Wu; J Lin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0195-6108     ISO Abbreviation:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Publication Date:  2007 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-01-10     Completed Date:  2007-03-14     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003708     Medline TA:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  22-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Southwest Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Basal Ganglia Diseases / radiography*
Calcinosis / radiography*
Cerebral Angiography*
Cerebral Veins / abnormalities*
Child
Dominance, Cerebral / physiology
Humans
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted*
Imaging, Three-Dimensional*
Male
Mastoid / blood supply*
Phlebography
Scalp / blood supply*
Tinnitus / etiology
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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