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*  Internal carotid artery
... the internal carotid artery is somewhat dilated. This part of the artery is known as the carotid sinus or the carotid bulb. The ... neuroangio.org/anatomy-and-variants/internal-carotid-artery-and-its-aneurysms Aneurysms of the Internal Carotid Artery. ... The named branches of the petrous segment of the internal carotid artery are: the vidian artery or artery of the pterygoid ... They arise from the common carotid arteries where these bifurcate into the internal and external carotid arteries at cervical ...
*  Carotid sinus
The carotid sinus extends from the bifurcation to the "true" internal carotid artery. The carotid sinus is sensitive to ... area at the base of the internal carotid artery just superior to the bifurcation of the internal carotid and external carotid ... The carotid sinus is the reflex area of the carotid artery, consisting of various nerve receptors for baroregulation (pressure ... Massage of the carotid sinus, carotid sinus massage is used to diagnose carotid sinus syncope and is sometimes useful for ...
*  Intima-media thickness
Variations in IMT between different locations (e.g. the common carotid artery, the carotid bulb and the internal carotid artery ... The carotid artery is the usual site of measurement of IMT and consensus statements for carotid IMT have been published for ... Deeper internal arteries, such as the coronary arteries require special intravascular catheters employing ultrasound or optical ... and in the internal carotid artery. IMT measurements of the far (deeper) wall, by ultrasound, are generally considered more ...
*  Carotid stenting
... stenosis of the carotid artery, or are asymptomatic with >80% stenosis of the internal carotid artery. Carotid stenting may be ... Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is an endovascular procedure where a stent is deployed within the lumen of the carotid artery to ... Access Characteristics: Patients with known peripheral vascular, supra-aortic or internal carotid artery tortuosity that would ... CAS is used to treat narrowing of the carotid artery in high-risk patients, when carotid endarterectomy is considered too risky ...
*  Common carotid artery
... into an internal carotid artery (ICA) and an external carotid artery (ECA). While both branches travel upward, the internal ... Common carotid artery Common carotid artery Right and left common carotid arteries Head and neck anatomy Carotid sheath Carotid ... Common carotid artery Common carotid artery - right view Brachial plexus and common carotid artery ... the vertebral artery takes the place of the internal carotid artery within the cranium. The right common carotid may arise ...
*  Internal carotid plexus
The internal carotid plexus (internal carotid plexus) is situated on the lateral side of the internal carotid artery, and in ... along the walls of the internal carotid artery, to enter the internal carotid plexus. These fibres then distribute to deep ... Some of the fibres from the internal carotid plexus converge to form the deep petrosal nerve. The internal carotid plexus ... it distributes filaments to the wall of the internal carotid artery, and also communicates with the tympanic branch of the ...
*  Carotid artery dissection
The incidence of spontaneous carotid artery dissection is low, and incidence rates for internal carotid artery dissection have ... Internal carotid artery dissection can also be associated with an elongated styloid process (known as Eagle syndrome when the ... Lucas C, Moulin T, Deplanque D, Tatu L, Chavot D (1998). "Stroke patterns of internal carotid artery dissection in 40 patients ... Carotid artery dissection is a separation of the layers of the artery wall supplying oxygen-bearing blood to the head and brain ...
*  Facial canal
Internal carotid artery. Abing W, Rauchfuss A (2005). "Fetal development of the tympanic part of the facial canal". European ... is a Z-shaped canal running through the temporal bone from the internal acoustic meatus to the stylomastoid foramen. In humans ...
*  Tympanic cavity
Internal carotid artery. Auditory ossicles. Tympanic cavity. Deep dissection. This article incorporates text in the public ... from which it is separated by a thin plate of bone perforated by the tympanic branch of the internal carotid artery, and by the ... deep petrosal nerve which connects the sympathetic plexus on the internal carotid artery with the tympanic plexus on the ... The anterior wall (or carotid wall) is wider above than below; it corresponds with the carotid canal, ...
*  Internal auditory meatus
Internal carotid artery. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ... The internal auditory meatus (also meatus acusticus internus, internal acoustic meatus, internal auditory canal, or internal ... and the labyrinthine artery (an internal auditory branch of the basilar artery) can pass from inside the skull to structures of ... The internal auditory meatus is short (about 1 cm) and runs laterally into the bone. At its end are the openings for three ...
*  Basilar part of occipital bone
Internal carotid artery. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) ...
*  Incus
Internal carotid artery. Auditory ossicles. Tympanic cavity. Deep dissection. Aditory ossicles.Incus and malleus.Deep ...
*  Sphenoid bone
Basilar part of occipital bone Carotid sulcus lodging cavernous sinus and internal carotid artery These are asymmetrical air ... Internal carotid artery. Sphenoidal sinus Pterygospinal ligament Basilar skull fracture According to most dictionaries, the ...
*  Submandibular triangle
The external and internal carotid artery 2. The internal jugular vein 3. The deep cervical lymph nodes 4. The 10th cranial ... and internal maxillary branches: more deeply are the internal carotid, the internal jugular vein, and the vagus nerve, ... are the submental artery and the mylohyoid artery and nerve. The posterior part of this triangle contains the external carotid ... the external carotid, being crossed by the facial nerve, and gives off in its course the posterior auricular, superficial ...
*  ITK-SNAP
Spangler, E.L.; Brown, C.; Roberts, J.A.; Chapman, B.E. (2007). "Evaluation of internal carotid artery segmentation by ... ITK-SNAP has been applied in the following areas Carotid artery segmentation Diffusion MRI Analysis Target definition for ...
*  Cavernous sinus
... from medial to lateral internal carotid artery (and internal carotid plexus). See also cavernous part of internal carotid ... Abducens nerve Internal carotid artery accompanied by the Internal carotid plexus Tributaries: Superior ophthalmic vein ... The internal carotid artery (carotid siphon), and cranial nerves III, IV, V (branches V1 and V2) and VI all pass through this ... If the internal carotid artery ruptures within the cavernous sinus, an arteriovenous fistula is created (more specifically, a ...
*  Joseph Maroon
Maroon, J. C.; Campbell, R. L.; Dyken, M. L. (1970-04-01). "Internal carotid artery occlusion diagnosed by Doppler ultrasound ... and to assess ophthalmic artery reversal of flow indicating a thrombosis of the carotid artery (1969). Maroon et al. published ... they published the case of Golfer's Stroke from Vertebral Artery Dissection. Further groundbreaking publications include the ... golf-induced stroke from vertebral artery dissection". Surgical Neurology. 67 (2): 163-168; discussion 168. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  Paraganglioma
"Aberrant internal carotid artery , Radiology Case , Radiopaedia.org". radiopaedia.org. Retrieved 2017-05-02. da Silva, RA; ... This sign is known as "Brown's sign". A deficient bony plate along the tympanic portion of the internal carotid artery ( ... particularly in the carotid bodies (at the bifurcation of the common carotid artery in the neck) and in aortic bodies (near the ... Carotid paraganglioma (carotid body tumor): Is the most common of the head and neck paragangliomas. It usually presents as a ...
*  Moyamoya disease
... branches of the internal carotid artery inside the skull. When the internal carotid artery becomes completely blocked, the fine ... These vessels are the ACA (anterior cerebral artery), MCA (middle cerebral artery), and ICA (internal carotid artery). The ... middle cerebral artery or MCA). This procedure is also commonly referred to as an EC-IC (External Carotid-Internal Carotid) ... such as the external carotid artery or the superficial temporal artery to replace its circulation. The arteries are either sewn ...
*  Trochlear nerve
The internal carotid artery also runs within the cavernous sinus. Finally, it enters the orbit through the superior orbital ... It passes between the posterior cerebral artery and the superior cerebellar artery, and then pierces the dura just under free ...
*  Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Dandy WE (1938). "INTRACRANIAL ANEURYSM OF THE INTERNAL CAROTID ARTERY: CURED BY OPERATION". Annals of Surgery. 107 (5): 654-59 ... both carotid arteries and both vertebral arteries) that supply the brain. When the aneurysm has been located, platinum coils ... Those of the basilar artery and posterior cerebral artery are hard to reach surgically and are more accessible for endovascular ... a catheter is inserted into the femoral artery in the groin and advanced through the aorta to the arteries ( ...
*  Guttural pouch
Odd-toed perrisodactyls such as horses lack a carotid rete, but since the internal carotid artery passes through the guttural ... near the internal carotid artery. Clinical signs include unilateral or bilateral epistaxis due to erosion of the artery walls, ... nasal bleeding caused by damage to the internal carotid artery; with vagus nerve involvement there may be laryngeal hemiplegia ... The external carotid artery passes ventral to the medial compartment before crossing to the lateral wall of the lateral ...
*  Foramen lacerum
The internal carotid artery does not travel through foramen lacerum. The segment of the internal carotid artery that travels ... The internal carotid artery passes from the carotid canal in the base of the skull, emerging and coursing superior to foramen ... Furthermore, one of the terminal branches of the ascending pharyngeal artery (itself a branch of the external carotid artery) ... The artery of pterygoid canal, the nerve of pterygoid canal and some venous drainage pass through the foramen lacerum. In the ...
*  Abducens nerve
In the cavernous sinus it runs alongside the internal carotid artery. It then enters the orbit through the superior orbital ... as can aneurysms of the intracavernous carotid artery. Mass lesions that push the brainstem downward can damage the nerve by ...
*  Parapharyngeal abscess
This space contains the carotid artery, internal jugular vein, numerous nerves.[citation needed] Both sex are equally affected ... massive haemorrhage caused by carotid artery rupture. Cuete, David; et al. "Radiology Reference Article: Parapharyngeal abscess ... Posterior abscess may involve structures within the carotid sheath, causing rigors, high fever, bacteremia, neurologic deficit ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Dissection of carotid artery (443.22) Dissection of iliac artery (443.23) Dissection of renal artery (443.24) Dissection of ... internal w/o complication (455.2) Hemorrhoids, internal w/ complication (455.3) Hemorrhoids, external w/o complication (455.4) ... Occlusion and stenosis of basilar artery (433.1) Occlusion and stenosis of carotid artery (433.2) Occlusion and stenosis of ... Basilar artery syndrome (435.1) Vertebral artery syndrome (435.2) Subclavian steal syndrome (435.3) Vertebrobasilar artery ...
*  Chiasmal syndrome
The supraclinoid branches of the internal carotid artery flank the chiasm. The cavernous sinuses are lateral and inferior to ...