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Modality: Diagram

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  • Superior anastomotic vein - “ The superior anastomotic vein (or vein of Trolard) is the largest superficial vein on the lateral surface of the parietal or frontal lobe that con...”
  • Straight sinus - “ The straight sinus is one of the main dural venous sinuses and is found at the junction between the falx cerebri and the tentorium cerebelli and i...”
  • Deep cerebral vein thrombosis - “ Deep cerebral vein thrombosis is a subset of cerebral venous thrombosis involving the internal cerebral veins, often coexisting with cortical vein...”
  • Brainstem - “ The brainstem is the most caudal part of the brain. It adjoins, is structurally continuous with the spinal cord and consists of the: midbrain (me...”
  • Cerebrum - “ The cerebrum is a paired neural structure composed of the two cerebral hemispheres (left and right) each containing a central space, the lateral v...”
  • Cerebellum - “ The cerebellum, meaning "the little brain", sits at the base of the brain in the posterior cranial fossa below the tentorium and behind the brains...”
  • Superior sagittal sinus - “ The superior sagittal sinus (SSS) is the largest dural venous sinus. As the name suggests, it runs in a sagittal plane from the anterior aspect of...”
  • Inferior sagittal sinus - “ The inferior sagittal sinus is one of the dural venous sinuses and runs along the inferior (free) edge of the falx cerebri. It runs from anterior ...”
  • Cerebral venous thrombosis - “ Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) refers to occlusion of venous channels in the cranial cavity, including dural venous thrombosis, cortical vein th...”
  • Dural venous sinus thrombosis - “ Dural venous sinus thrombosis is a subset of cerebral venous thrombosis, often coexisting with cortical or deep vein thrombosis, and presenting in...”

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