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Detection of basilar artery thrombosis by CT.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3844327     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case is presented with distal basilar artery occlusion diagnosed by computed tomography (CT). The normal basilar artery imaged on plain CT scans has an attenuation value not higher than that of whole blood. If the CT attenuation value of the vessel is higher than that of blood, basilar artery occlusion is probably present. In the case presented the cause was traumatic thrombo-embolic occlusion of the basilar artery.
Authors:
F L Peeters; B Verbeeten
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Diagnostic imaging in clinical medicine     Volume:  54     ISSN:  0254-881X     ISO Abbreviation:  Diagn Imaging Clin Med     Publication Date:  1985  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-04-11     Completed Date:  1985-04-11     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8400594     Medline TA:  Diagn Imaging Clin Med     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  39-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aneurysm, Dissecting / radiography
Basilar Artery / radiography*
Female
Humans
Thrombosis / radiography*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*
Vertebral Artery / radiography

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