Basilar artery fenestration

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Male

Initial fusion of both vertebral arteries before they part again and reunite to form the basilar artery. 

Case Discussion

Documenting this anatomic variant is important as it is a potential site for intracranial aneurysm. 

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Case information

rID: 56127
Published: 12th Oct 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded
Institution: Vivid Diagnostic Centre

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