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Transthoracic approach to an intramedullary vascular malformation of the thoracic spinal cord.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7099416     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A transthoracic approach with resection of a vertebral body was used to obtain access to an intramedullary vascular malformation of the thoracic spinal cord. The malformation consisted of three discrete intramedullary tufts of vessels fed by an abnormal branch of the anterior spinal artery arising from the T-9 intercostal artery. Although the abnormal branch of the anterior spinal artery did not appear to supply normal cord, the patient developed transient weakness postoperatively after occlusion of this artery. Follow-up angiography showed that one part of the malformation was still present and was fed by the T-y intercostal artery.
Authors:
R B Raynor; R Weiner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurosurgery     Volume:  10     ISSN:  0148-396X     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurosurgery     Publication Date:  1982 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-09-24     Completed Date:  1982-09-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7802914     Medline TA:  Neurosurgery     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  631-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angiography
Arteriovenous Malformations / radiography,  surgery*
Embolization, Therapeutic
Humans
Ligation
Male
Spinal Cord / blood supply*

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