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Microanatomy of the perforators of the anterior communicating artery complex.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9427956     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe the microanatomy of the perforating arteries arising from the anterior communicating artery complex (5 mm distal of the anterior cerebral artery, the anterior communicating artery, and 5 mm proximal of the distal anterior cerebral artery). Thirteen unfixed human brains were used in this study. The origin and number of perforators are described, as is the site of brain penetration, and results are correlated with previous studies. The hemodynamics of blood flow in relation to the formation of an anterior communicating artery aneurysm and different surgical approaches are mentioned. The neuropsychological outcome after aneurysm clipping with regards to the pattern of blood supply from the anterior cerebral artery complex is also discussed.
H Camuscu; M Dujovny; T Abd el-Bary; X Beristain; F C Viñas
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurological research     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0161-6412     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol. Res.     Publication Date:  1997 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-02-04     Completed Date:  1998-02-04     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7905298     Medline TA:  Neurol Res     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  577-87     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago 60612-7329, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Brain / anatomy & histology,  blood supply*
Cerebral Arteries / anatomy & histology*
Cerebral Cortex / anatomy & histology,  blood supply
Corpus Callosum / anatomy & histology,  blood supply
Intracranial Aneurysm / etiology,  physiopathology
Optic Chiasm / anatomy & histology,  blood supply
Regional Blood Flow
Subarachnoid Space / anatomy & histology,  blood supply

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