Transcranial sonography in a patient with a persistent trigeminal artery

Sheryl Strasser, Alejandro M. Forteza, Jose G. Romano

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Transcranial ultrasonography was performed in a patient with a persistent trigeminal artery, a remnant of fetal cerebral circulation that bridges the carotid and basilar territories. The study revealed low flow and reversal of flow in the vertebral and basilar arteries, respectively. The interpretation and significance of these findings are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)236-238
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Neuroimaging
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1999



  • Stroke
  • Transcranial Doppler
  • Trigeminal artery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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