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Cerebrovascular Anatomy 04

Topic: Anatomy

Created on Saturday, October 13 2007 by jdmiles

Last modified on Thursday, August 17 2017.


In the fluoroscopic study shown above, what is the structure indicated by the great big arrow?

 
        A) Jugular bulb
 
        B) Tranverse sinus
 
        C) Transverse sinus
 
        D) Aortic arch
 
        E) Torcula
 

 


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A) jugular bulb

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The arrow in this fluoroscopic study is pointing to the jugular bulb.  (See References)

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B) tranverse sinus

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The arrow in this fluoroscopic study is pointing to the jugular bulb.  (See References)

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C) transverse sinus

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The arrow in this fluoroscopic study is pointing to the jugular bulb.  (See References)

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D) aortic arch

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The arrow in this fluoroscopic study is pointing to the jugular bulb.  (See References)

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E) torcula

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The arrow in this fluoroscopic study is pointing to the jugular bulb.  (See References)

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References:

1. Sandhu, J.S., and Wakhloo, A.K. (2004). Neuroangiographic anatomy and common cerebrovascular diseases. In Bradley, W.G., Daroff, R.B., Fenichel, G.M., and Jankovic, J. (Eds.). Neurology in Clinical Practice, Fourth Edition. Butterworth Heinemann, Philadelphia, pp. 625-643 (ISBN:0750674695).Advertising:
2. Duane E. Haines; special contributions by John A. Lancon; illustrator, M. P. Schenk; photographer, G. W. Armstrong. Neuroanatomy: an atlas of structures, sections, and systems. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2004. (ISBN:0781746779)Advertising:
3. David L. Felten, Ralph F., Md. Jozefowicz, Frank H., Md. Netter, . Netter's Atlas of Human Neuroscience. ICON Learning Systems (ISBN:1929007167)Advertising:
4. Robert I. Grossman, David M. Yousem. Neuroradiology: the requisites. Philadelphia, Pa. : Mosby, c2003. (ISBN:032300508X)Advertising:
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Cerebrovascular Anatomy 04
Question ID: 10130701
Question written by J. Douglas Miles, (C) 2006-2009, all rights reserved.
Created: 10/13/2007
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