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Patients with an acute basilar artery occlusion, the type of stroke that Osaka suffered, typically have a mortality rate of greater than 85 percent.
Single basilar artery smooth muscle cells were prepared as described by Wu et al.
As demonstrated in the accompanying images of this adult female patient (Figs 1 and 2), a PTA is usually associated with small posterior communicating and vertebral arteries and a hypoplastic basilar artery caudal to the anastomosis.
This migraine medication contains sumatriptan, a 5-HT1 receptor agonist that mediates vasoconstriction of the human basilar artery and vasculature of human dura mater, which correlates with the relief of migraine headache.
Noncontrast head computed tomography (CT) and CT angiography revealed severe distal basilar artery stenosis (Figure 1).
This extract also showed the strongest inhibitory effects on 2,2'-azobis-2-amidinopropane (MPH )-induced hemolysis in human red blood cells, hydrogen peroxide-induced apoptosis in rat heart H9c2 cells and the highest relaxation effects on rat basilar artery.
Clinical evaluation of patients treated endovascularly due to ruptured basilar artery aneurysms [in Polish].
In this patient, the initial CTA demonstrated lack of opacification of the bilateral distal vertebral arteries and proximal basilar artery, while the delayed contrast-enhanced images demonstrated normal opacification of the left distal vertebral artery and proximal basilar artery.
A retrospective analysis, the study includes 154 consecutive patients who underwent coiling over an 11-year period (January 1995 - August 2006) on aneurysms on the tip of the basilar artery, located in front of the brain stem.
The lesion abutted the right medial temporal lobe, the right internal carotid artery, and the basilar artery.
In a third study that was reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association, for instance, some patients with basilar artery occlusion improved when alteplase was given intravenously more than 12 hours after symptom onset, Dr.
Fifty-six percent of the posterior circulation aneurysms were on the basilar artery.