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Cerebrovascular Anatomy 04

Topic: Anatomy

Created on Saturday, October 13 2007 by jdmiles

Last modified on Thursday, May 23 2019.


In the gadolinium bolus MRA shown above, what is the structure indicated by the enormous pointy red indicator thingy?

 
        A) Left common carotid artery
 
        B) Sigmoid sinus
 
        C) Right common carotid artery
 
        D) Left external carotid artery
 
        E) Jugular bulb
 

 


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A) left common carotid artery

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the right common carotid artery.  (See References)

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B) sigmoid sinus

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the right common carotid artery.  (See References)

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C) right common carotid artery

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the right common carotid artery.  (See References)

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D) left external carotid artery

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the right common carotid artery.  (See References)

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E) jugular bulb

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The arrow in this gadolinium bolus MRA is pointing to the right common carotid artery.  (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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