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*  Benedikt syndrome
It can result from occlusion of the posterior cerebral artery or paramedian penetrating branches of the basilar artery. Deep ... syndromes arising from posterior cerebral artery branch occlusion". Journal of the neurological sciences. 228 (1): 105-107. doi ...
*  Intracranial aneurysm
... basilar artery, vertebral arteries and posterior communicating artery) have a higher risk of rupture. Basilar artery aneurysms ... communicating artery Posterior communicating artery Middle cerebral artery Internal carotid artery Tip of basilar artery ... In the case of broad-based aneurysms, a stent may be passed first into the parent artery to serve as a scaffold for the coils.[ ... On the other hand, smooth muscle cells from the tunica media layer of the artery moved into the tunica intima, where the ...
*  Basilar artery
The internal carotid and vertebral arteries (Right side view) Basilar artery The arteries of the base of the brain. Basilar ... the basilar artery is one of the arteries that supplies the brain with oxygen-rich blood. The two vertebral arteries and the ... The basilar artery arises from the confluence of the two vertebral arteries at the junction between the medulla oblongata and ... the superior cerebellar artery. A basilar artery stroke classically leads to Locked-in syndrome. ...
*  Headbanging
More specifically, cases with damage to the basilar artery, the carotid artery and the vertebral artery have been reported. ... Rajasekharan, Chandrasekharan (2013). "Basilar artery thrombosis due to head banging: hazard of a religious ritual". BMJ Case ... Edvardsson, Bengt (7 Jul 2011). "Head banging associated with basilar artery thrombosis". Neurology India. 59: 478-9. doi: ... Egnor, M.R. (1991/1992). "Vertebral Artery Aneurysm - A Unique Hazard of Head Banging by Heavy Metal Rockers". Pediatric ...
*  Clivus (anatomy)
Posterior to the clivus is the basilar artery. The pons sits on the clivus. Clivus is also used as an abbreviated term for the ... It forms a gradual sloping process at the anterior most portion of the basilar occipital bone at its junction with the sphenoid ... Just lateral to the clivus bilaterally is the foramen lacerum (the internal carotid artery reaches the middle cranial fossa ...
*  Tylosaurinae
No canal in basioccipital or basispehnoid for basilar artery. Suprastapedial process of quadrate moderately large, distally ...
*  Cerebrovascular disease
From the basilar artery are two posterior cerebral arteries. Branches of the basilar and PCA supply the occipital lobe, brain ... The internal carotid artery becomes the anterior cerebral artery and the middle central artery. The ACA transmits blood to the ... The carotid arteries cover the majority of the cerebrum. The common carotid artery divides into the internal and the external ... An aneurysm is an abnormal bulging of small sections of arteries, which increases the risk of artery rupture. Intracranial ...
*  Interventricular foramina (neuroanatomy)
... including of the basilar artery and choroid plexus; and abnormal surrounding tissue growths, such as colloid cysts, ... End branches of the medial posterior choroidal arteries, superior thalamostriate, superior choroid veins and septal veins also ...
*  Brain Blogger
dead link] "Neuro Case 1 - Using Transcranial Doppler for Basilar Artery Occlusion". The Beacon News. Archived from the ...
*  Basilar sulcus
The basilar sulcus (groove for basilar artery) is a groove in the pons, part of the brainstem. The basilar sulcus is vertical ... The basilar artery runs within the basilar sulcus. The basilar sulcus is bounded on either side by an eminence caused by the ... A cross section of the lower pons showing the basilar sulcus at the bottom. This article incorporates text in the public domain ...
*  Plioplatecarpinae
Canal or deep groove in floor of basioccipital and basispehnoid for basilar artery. Suprastapedial process of quadrate large, ...
*  Mosasaurinae
No canal or groove in floor of basioccipital or basisphenoid for basilar artery. Suprastapedial process of quadrate distally ...
*  Superior cerebellar artery
The superior cerebellar artery (SCA) arises near the termination of the basilar artery. It passes lateralward, immediately ... The artery supplies: Superior half of the cerebellum Parts of the midbrain The SCA is frequently the cause of trigeminal ... posterior cerebral artery This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ... neuroangio.org/anatomy-and-variants/superior-cerebellar-artery/ "Anatomy diagram: 13048.000-1". Roche Lexicon - illustrated ...
*  Alpha-3 beta-2 nicotinic receptor
2012). "Memantine inhibits α3β2-nAChRs-mediated nitrergic neurogenic vasodilation in porcine basilar arteries". PLoS ONE. 7 (7 ...
*  12-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid
... one or more of these three metabolites are implicated in the vasolilation of rat basilar artery, 12(R)-HETE and to a slightly ... "Arachidonate dilates basilar artery by lipoxygenase-dependent mechanism and activation of K(+) channels". American Journal of ... Ma, Y. H.; Harder, D. R.; Clark, J. E.; Roman, R. J. (1991). "Effects of 12-HETE on isolated dog renal arcuate arteries". The ... This antagonistic activity was responsible for the ability of 12(S)-HETE and 12(R)-HETE to relax mouse mesenteric arteries pre- ...
*  Locked-in syndrome
Flügel KA, Fuchs HH, Druschky KF (1977). "The "locked-in" syndrome: pseudocoma in thrombosis of the basilar artery (author's ... usually of the basilar artery Traumatic brain injury Result from lesion of the brain-stem Curare poisoning mimics a total ...
*  Medial pontine syndrome
... results from occlusion of paramedian branches of the basilar artery. Alternating hemiplegia of ...
*  Eperisone
... possesses vasodilating actions on the guinea-pig basilar artery". J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther. 235 (3): 757-63. PMID 3935775. Inoue ... "Mechanisms of action of eperisone on isolated dog saphenous arteries and veins". Jpn. J. Pharmacol. 50 (3): 271-82. doi:10.1254 ...
*  Subarachnoid cisterns
It contains: The basilar artery and the origin of the anteroinferior cerebellar artery (AICA). The origin of the superior ... The anterior communicating artery. Heubner's artery. The hypothalamic arteries. The origin of the fronto-orbital arteries. ... It contains: The optic chiasm The bifurcation of the basilar artery. Peduncular segments of the posterior cerebral arteries ( ... The posterior pericallosal arteries. The third portion of the superior cerebellar arteries. Perforating branches of the ...
*  Intracranial dolichoectasias
Most commonly affected is the Vertebral Basilar Artery (Vertebral Basilar Dolichoectasia or Vertebrobasillar Dolichoectasia). ... In cases involving the basilar artery (VBD), the pathogenesis arises from direct compression of different cranial nerves. ... Seen in an MRI as two individual arteries at this hairpin, a carotid artery dolichoectasia can progress so far as to produce a ... Internal Carotid Artery dolichoectasia is particularly interesting because the artery normally already contains one hairpin ...
*  Sexual headache
Delasobera, BE; Osborn, SR; Davis, JE (2012). "Thunderclap headache with orgasm: A case of basilar artery dissection associated ... Mauri, G; Vega, P; Murias, E; Vega, J; Ramón, C; Pascual, J (2012). "Fusiform aneurysms of the vertebral artery: A hidden cause ...
*  Death during consensual sex
Basilar artery dissection has also been reported in connection with sexual activity, though most coital cephalalgia is benign ... A Case of Basilar Artery Dissection Associated with Sexual Intercourse". The Journal of Emergency Medicine. 43 (1): e43-e47. ... An Atlanta police officer died in 2009 from atheroschlerotic coronary artery disease while engaged in a threesome. His widow ... and the physical activity of sexual intercourse in patients with coronary artery disease can result in myocardial ischemia. The ...
*  Anterior inferior cerebellar artery
... the labyrinthine artery can less commonly emerge as a branch of the basilar artery. The amount of tissue supplied by the AICA ... is one of three pairs of arteries that supplies blood to the cerebellum. It arises from the basilar artery on each side at the ... branch of the vertebral artery and the superior cerebellar artery. It also gives off the internal auditory or labyrinthine ... "Anterior inferior cerebellar artery". Radiopaedia.org. Retrieved 31 May 2015. Amarenco, Pierre; Hauw, Jean-Jacques (1990). " ...
*  Mike Haynes (ice hockey)
On April 7, 2008, Haynes was diagnosed with a brain aneurysm of his basilar artery. He successfully underwent surgery for the ...
*  Prognathodon
There is a deep groove present in the floor of the basioccipital for the basilar artery. The suprastapedial process is fused to ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Basilar artery syndrome (435.1) Vertebral artery syndrome (435.2) Subclavian steal syndrome (435.3) Vertebrobasilar artery ... Occlusion and stenosis of basilar artery (433.1) Occlusion and stenosis of carotid artery (433.2) Occlusion and stenosis of ... Dissection of carotid artery (443.22) Dissection of iliac artery (443.23) Dissection of renal artery (443.24) Dissection of ... 440) Atherosclerosis (440.1) Stenosis of renal artery (440.2) Peripheral Arterial Disease (440.21) Peripheral Arterial Disease ...
*  Raymond Céstan syndrome
... is caused by blockage of the long circumferential branches of the basilar artery. It was described by ...