Vertebral artery thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry


Transient ischemic attacks.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

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
Published: 15th May 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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