Ultrasound Anatomy and How to do the Examination

  • Giovanni MalferrariEmail author
  • Marialuisa Zedde
  • Patrizio Prati


The venous drainage of the cerebral hemispheres is carried out through two systems: the superficial venous system and the deep venous system [1–4].


Intracranial Transcranial TCCS Sinus Vein 

Supplementary material

Movie 6.1: The movies (TS-SS Power and Color-mode) show the dynamic insonation of contralateral TS, the easy transition to the confluens of sinuses, and the distal segment of the SRS. (AVI 5647 kb)

Movie 6.2: The movies (TS-SS Power and Color-mode) show the dynamic insonation of contralateral TS, the easy transition to the confluens of sinuses, and the distal segment of the SRS. (AVI 3666 kb)

Movie 6.3: The dynamic insonation of the medial head of SPS is showed in Color-mode. (AVI 799 kb)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Malferrari
    • 1
    Email author
  • Marialuisa Zedde
    • 1
  • Patrizio Prati
    • 2
  1. 1.Stroke Unit, Neurology Unit, Dept. of Neuromotor PhysiologyArcispedale Santa Maria Nuova IRCCSReggio EmiliaItaly
  2. 2.CIDIMUTurinItaly

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