Variations of the ophthalmic and middle meningeal arteries: relation to the embryonic stapedial artery.

Recognition of the anatomic variations of the ophthalmic and middle meningeal arteries may be pertinent in tailoring the angiographic study to resolve a given clinical problem. An understanding of these anomalies is based on knowledge of the normal embryology. Unfortunately some early aspects of vascular development remain obscure. Fragmentary observations… CONTINUE READING