Vein of Labbé

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
DSA (angiography)

Cerebral angiogram image during the venous phase, after injection of the left internal cerebral artery, demonstrates a prominent vein of Labbe.

Annotated image

Arrow indicates position of the Vein of Labbe. 

Case Discussion

The vein of Labbé is an important structure to identify particularly in cases that may require temporal lobe surgery. 

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Case information

rID: 13637
Published: 1st May 2011
Last edited: 28th Apr 2018
Tag: anatomy
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