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Basilar Artery Stenosis - AP View

A 57 year-old man presented with several attacks of slurred speech, vertigo, facial numbness, double vision and weakness in all four limbs.

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Posterior circulation conventional angiogram showing the major arteries supplying the brainstem, cerebellum and posterior hemispheres.  Note the prominent stenosis of the mid-basilar artery which was the cause of the patient's transient ischemic attacks.

Revised 04/25/06.
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