Symmetrical extracranial fenestrations of the vertebral artery. Two cases revealed by angiography

Radiology. 1979 May;131(2):408. doi: 10.1148/131.2.408.


Extracranial duplication of the vertebral artery was demonstrated angiographically on both sides in a patient with postmeningitis hydrocephalus and in another with hemangioblastoma. Forty-six cases of this anomaly are reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Radiography
  • Vertebral Artery / abnormalities*
  • Vertebral Artery / diagnostic imaging