Vein of foramen caecum: imaging findings


Vein of foramen caecum has been classically described as a vein that connects nasal mucosa to the superior sagittal sinus in classic anatomy textbooks. However, its existence is controversial in literature. Herein, we demonstrated computed tomography and contrast enhanced magnetic resonance imaging findings of a tubular vascular structure extending to nasal mucosa and superior sagittal sinus.

DOI: 10.1007/s00276-015-1570-0

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@article{Tutar2015VeinOF, title={Vein of foramen caecum: imaging findings}, author={Onur Tutar and Sedat Giray Kandemirli and Duzgun Yildirim and Emine Sebnem Memis and Selim Bakan}, journal={Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy}, year={2015}, volume={38}, pages={615-617} }