General Description of Cerebral Infarction
The cerebral blood supply is derived from four neck vessels: 2 internal carotid arteries (Fig. 2.1) and 2 vertebral arteries (Fig. 2.2). The vertebral arteries merge in the midline to form the basilar artery.
KeywordsInternal Carotid Artery Vertebral Artery Basilar Artery Posterior Cerebral Artery Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery
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