A rare anomalous origin of right vertebral artery: findings on Doppler sonography.

@article{Yanik2004ARA,
  title={A rare anomalous origin of right vertebral artery: findings on Doppler sonography.},
  author={Bahar Yanik and Işik Conkbayir and Bahri Keyik and Baki Hekimoğlu},
  journal={Journal of clinical ultrasound : JCU},
  year={2004},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={211-4}
}
Anomalous origin of the right vertebral artery from the right common carotid artery occurs rarely. To the best of our knowledge, the medical literature contains no information about gray-scale and Doppler sonography findings in this anomaly, despite the extensive information available from angiographic studies and postmortem examinations. We present the case of a 32-year-old man who suffered from a sudden onset of hemiparesis on the left side. Doppler sonography revealed a partial thrombosis in… CONTINUE READING

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