anterior cerebral artery

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n anterior cerebral artery one of two branches of the internal carotid artery; divides into two branches that serve (1) the thalamus and (2) parts of the frontal and parietal cortex
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Usage


In science:

Mild resistance to this advancement indicated that the intraluminal occluder had entered the anterior cerebral artery (ACA) and occluded the origin of the ACA, the middle cerebral artery (MCA) and posterior communicating arteries.
Post-ischaemic treatment with the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor nimesulide reduces blood-brain barrier disruption and leukocyte infiltration following transient focal cerebral ischaemia in rats
Mild resistance to this advancement indicated that the intraluminal occluder had entered the anterior cerebral artery and occluded the origin of the anterior cerebral artery, the middle cerebral artery (MCA) and posterior communicating arteries .
Effects of pyruvate administration on infarct volume and neurological deficits following permanent focal cerebral ischemia in rats
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