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*  Dural arteriovenous fistula
Cerebral angiography is the diagnostic standard. MRIs are usually normal. The Borden Classification of dural arteriovenous ... 1995). "Cerebral dural arteriovenous fistulas: clinical and angiographic correlation with a revised classification of venous ...
*  Internal carotid artery
386-393 [1] Osborn, Anne (1999). Diagnostic Cerebral Angiography (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA, USA: Lippincott Williams & ... The internal carotid artery can receive blood flow via an important collateral pathway supplying the brain, the cerebral ... artery the anterior choroidal artery The internal carotid then divides to form the anterior cerebral artery and middle cerebral ... Middle cerebral artery (a terminal branch) The sympathetic trunk forms a plexus of nerves around the artery known as the ...
*  Intracranial aneurysm
Some individuals with a ruptured cerebral aneurysm die from the initial bleeding. Other individuals with cerebral aneurysm ... Comparison of computed tomography angiography with digital subtraction angiography in the assessment of clipped intracranial ... CT Angiography and MR Angiography for Detection-Prospective Blinded Comparison in a Large Patient Cohort". Radiology. 219 (3): ... Cerebral aneurysms are classified both by size and shape. Small aneurysms have a diameter of less than 15 mm. Larger aneurysms ...
*  Posterior cerebral artery
Circle of Willis Anterior cerebral artery Osborn, Anne G.; Jacobs, John M. (1999), Diagnostic Cerebral Angiography, Lippincott ... Cerebral Angiography, Thieme, pp. 163-165, ISBN 978-0-86577-067-6 Atlas of Human Anatomy, Frank Netter neuro/322 at eMedicine ... small arteries which arise from the posterior cerebral artery after it has turned around the cerebral peduncle; they supply a ... The posterior cerebral artery (PCA) is one of a pair of blood vessels that supply oxygenated blood to the posterior aspect of ...
*  Cerebral angiography
... is a form of angiography which provides images of blood vessels in and around the brain, thereby allowing ... cerebral angiography may yield better images than less invasive methods such as computed tomography angiography and magnetic ... In some jurisdictions, cerebral angiography is required to confirm brain death.[citation needed] Prior to the advent of modern ... In addition, cerebral angiography allows certain treatments to be performed immediately, based on its findings. If, for example ...
*  Meningohypophyseal artery
Diagnostic cerebral angiography. Philadelphia: Lippincott Willims & Wilkins. pp. 84-87. ISBN 0-397-58404-0. ...
*  1927 in science
António Egas Moniz develops cerebral angiography. February 23 - German theoretical physicist Werner Heisenberg writes a letter ...
*  Lobotomy
Doby, T. Cerebral Angiography and Egas Moniz. American Journal of Roentgenology. 1992;359(2):364. El-Hai, Jack. The Lobotomist ... For his 1927 development of cerebral angiography, which allowed routine visualisation of the brain's peripheral blood vessels ... who had previously assisted Moniz with his research on cerebral angiography. The intention was to remove some of the long ... He also opined that the mutilation of an organ could not improve its function and that such cerebral wounds as were occasioned ...
*  António Egas Moniz
Clinical cerebral angiography), Turin, 1938. Die cerebrale Arteriographie und Phlebographie (Cerebral arteriography and ... L'angiographie cérébrale, ses applications et résultats en anatomic, physiologie et clinique (Cerebral angiography, its ... was a Portuguese neurologist and the developer of cerebral angiography. He is regarded as one of the founders of modern ... His work led to the use of angiography to detect internal carotid occlusion, as well as two Nobel Prize nominations in this ...
*  Bonnet-Dechaume-Blanc syndrome
Cerebral angiography examinations may expose AVMs in the cerebrum. MRIs are also used in imaging the brain and can allow ... MRI, CT, and cerebral angiography are all useful for investigating the extent and location of any vascular lesions that are ... Fluorescein angiography is commonly used to diagnose the syndrome. There have been several methods in treating patients who ... Fluorescein angiography is quite useful in diagnosing the disease, and the use of ultrasonography and optical coherence ...
*  Cerebral arteriovenous malformation
The best images of an AVM are obtained through cerebral angiography. This procedure involves using a catheter, threaded through ... A cerebral arteriovenous malformation (cerebral AVM, CAVM, cAVM) is an abnormal connection between the arteries and veins in ... and cerebral angiography. A CT scan of the head is usually performed first when the subject is symptomatic. It can suggest the ... "Biology of cerebral arteriovenous malformations with a focus on inflammation". Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism. 35 ...
*  Vertebral artery dissection
The gold standard is cerebral angiography (with or without digital subtraction angiography). This involves puncture of a large ... MR angiography). They use smaller amounts of contrast and are not invasive. CT angiography and MR angiography are more or less ... Kaufmann TJ, Kallmes DF (June 2008). "Diagnostic cerebral angiography: archaic and complication-prone or here to stay for ... The thrombolytic drug is administered either intravenously or during cerebral angiography through a catheter directly into the ...
*  Cavernous sinus thrombosis
Cerebral angiography can be performed, but it is invasive and not very sensitive. Orbital venography is difficult to perform, ... Coutinho, J; de Bruijn, SF; Deveber, G; Stam, J (2011). "Anticoagulation for cerebral sinus thrombosis". Cochrane Database Syst ...
*  Cerebral arteries
Cerebral Angiography, Thieme, pp. 79-91, ISBN 978-0-86577-067-6 Osborn, Anne G.; Jacobs, John M. (1999), Diagnostic Cerebral ... The three main arteries consist of the: Anterior cerebral artery (ACA) Middle cerebral artery (MCA) Posterior cerebral artery ( ... Cerebral arteries describe three main pairs of arteries and their branches, which perfuse the cerebrum of the brain. ... PCA) Both the ACA and MCA originate from the cerebral portion of internal carotid artery, while PCA branches from the ...
*  Dense artery sign
Through cerebral angiography, the sign has been demonstrated to correspond to embolic or atherosclerotic occlusion of an artery ... The sign has been observed in the middle cerebral artery (MCA), posterior cerebral artery (PCA), vertebral artery, and basilar ... Launes J, Ketonen L (November 1987). "Dense middle cerebral artery sign: an indicator of poor outcome in middle cerebral artery ... 1993). "Increased density in the middle cerebral artery by nonenhanced computed tomography. Prognostic value in acute cerebral ...
*  Subarachnoid hemorrhage
If a cerebral aneurysm is identified on angiography, two measures are available to reduce the risk of further bleeding from the ... Aneurysms of the middle cerebral artery and its related vessels are hard to reach with angiography and tend to be amenable to ... and can be confirmed by transcranial doppler or cerebral angiography. About one third of people admitted with subarachnoid ... the choice is between cerebral angiography (injecting radiocontrast through a catheter to the brain arteries) and CT ...
*  Middle cerebral artery
Cerebral Angiography, Thieme, pp. 105-123, ISBN 978-0-86577-067-6 Osborn, Anne G.; Jacobs, John M. (1999), Diagnostic Cerebral ... Occlusion of the middle cerebral artery results in Middle cerebral artery syndrome, potentially showing the following defects: ... The middle cerebral artery (MCA) is one of the three major paired arteries that supply blood to the cerebrum. The MCA arises ... The middle cerebral artery can be classified into 4 parts: M1: The sphenoidal segment, so named due to its origin and loose ...
*  Science and technology in Portugal
In 1949, the Portuguese neurologist António Egas Moniz, an early developer of the cerebral angiography, was awarded the Nobel ... he also was a pioneer in the development of cerebral angiography Pedro Nunes - 16th century mathematician, one of the greatest ...
*  Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
Cerebral angiography may demonstrate smaller clots than CT or MRI, and obstructed veins may give the "corkscrew appearance". ... There are various neuroimaging investigations that may detect cerebral sinus thrombosis. Cerebral edema and venous infarction ... In cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, blood clots usually form both in the veins of the brain and the venous sinuses. The ... Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) is the presence of acute thrombosis (a blood clot) in the dural venous sinuses, which ...
*  Neuroimaging
In 1927 Egas Moniz introduced cerebral angiography, whereby both normal and abnormal blood vessels in and around the brain ... Uptake of SPECT agent is nearly 100% complete within 30 to 60 seconds, reflecting cerebral blood flow (CBF) at the time of ... SPECT provides a "snapshot" of cerebral blood flow since scans can be acquired after seizure termination (so long as the ... Dandy also observed that air introduced into the subarachnoid space via lumbar spinal puncture could enter the cerebral ...
*  Death in Singapore
These tests are cerebral angiography to confirm that there is no intracranial blood flow, and a radionuclide scan to confirm ...
*  July 1927
Portuguese neurosurgeon Egas Moniz first presented his discovery of cerebral angiography areterial encephelography in a paper ...
*  Moyamoya disease
Cerebral angiography showed a right moyamoya pattern and an ipsilateral dural AVF fed by branches of the external carotid ... These vessels are the ACA (anterior cerebral artery), MCA (middle cerebral artery), and ICA (internal carotid artery). The ... On angiography, a "puff of smoke" appearance is seen, and the treatment of choice is surgical bypass. About 10% of cases of ... The artery is then sutured to a branch of the middle cerebral artery on the surface of the brain and the bone is replaced. In ...
*  William H. Oldendorf
X-ray shadow radiography and cerebral angiography. The first line was influential in the evolving concept of neuroimaging; the ... and research on cerebral metabolism." In 1981 he received the President's Award for Distinguished Federal Civilian Service and ... and in characterizing clinically important diseases such as cerebral ischemia, starvation, and epilepsy. Oldendorf's ...
*  Thunderclap headache
It is not usually necessary to proceed to cerebral angiography, a more precise but invasive investigation of the brain's blood ... Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, thrombosis of the veins of the brain, usually causes a headache that reflects raised ... Day JW, Raskin NH (November 1986). "Thunderclap headache: symptom of unruptured cerebral aneurysm". Lancet. 2 (8518): 1247-8. ... The most important causes are subarachnoid hemorrhage, cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, and cervical artery dissection[ ...
*  Susac's syndrome
Fluorescein angiography may demonstrate leakage in areas remote from the retinal infarctions. In a recent analysis (Susac et al ... and brain biopsy findings suggest a small vessel vasculopathy leading to arteriolar occlusion and microinfarction of cerebral, ... Both patients underwent fluorescein retinal angiography that demonstrated multifocal retinal artery occlusions without evidence ...
*  Carotid stenting
... or post-stent balloon dilation and cerebral angiography. Carotid stenting is the preferred therapy for patients who are at an ... A number of other steps may or may not be performed, including the use of a cerebral protection device, pre- ... Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Interventional Radiology, Society of NeuroInterventional ...