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Neuroradiology

, Volume 32, Issue 6, pp 506–507 | Cite as

Anterior cervical spinal artery originating from a right vertebral artery with a bifid origin

  • P. Brugièrest
  • M. Djindjian
  • M. P. Revel
  • N. Chakir
  • A. Gaston
Case reports

Summary

A case of an anterior cervical spinal artery originating from a right vertebral artery with a bifid origin is presented. Such an origin may have important surgical consequences, and must be evokated when the vertebral artery enters the cervical canal at an unusual level.

Key words

Anterior cervical spinal artery Vertebral artery Anomaleous bifid origin 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Brugièrest
    • 1
  • M. Djindjian
    • 2
  • M. P. Revel
    • 1
  • N. Chakir
    • 1
  • A. Gaston
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of NeuroradiologyHenri Mondor HospitalF-CreteilFrance
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryHenri Mondor HospitalF-CreteilFrance

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