Vertebral artery thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry

Presentation

Transient ischemic attacks.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

Right vertebral artery shows echogenic lumen with absence of flow suggestive of complete thrombosis of its lumen. 

Case Discussion

Right vertebral artery showed complete thrombosis. Rest scanned vessel also revealed small atheromatous plaques without significant luminal narrowing.

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Case Information

rID: 36893
Case created: 15th May 2015
Last edited: 14th Dec 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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