, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 137–140

Microangiographic study of the normal anatomy of the cerebral venous system in rats

  • M. Schumacher
Experimental Studies

DOI: 10.1007/BF00339862

Cite this article as:
Schumacher, M. Neuroradiology (1984) 26: 137. doi:10.1007/BF00339862


Microangiographic serial cuts were performed in 20 Sprague-Dawley rats for a systematic study of the normal anatomy of the cerebral veins. The draining pathways of the cerebral and cerebellar cortex, basal ganglia, hypothalamus, hippocampus and the midbrain are described and discussed with regard to their different functions.

Key words

Microangiographycerebral veinsvenous angiomas

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Schumacher
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeuroradiologyClinic ChristophsbadGöppingenFRG