Posterior fossa vascular territories

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
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Vascular territories of the posterior fossa. 

The cerebellum is essentially supplied by three vessels:

  1. superior cerebellar artery (SCA) (branch of the distal basilar)
  2. anterior inferior cerebellar (AICA) (branch of the proximal basilar)
  3. posterior inferior cerebellar (PICA) (branch of the distal vertebrals)
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rID: 36095
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 22nd Sep 2015
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