Tentorial arteries arising from the external carotid artery

Neuroradiology. 1978 Feb 17;14(5):267-9. doi: 10.1007/BF00418627.

Abstract

Two cases illustrating an unusual connexion between the middle meningeal artery and tentorial branches, normally arising from the siphon, are reported. The significance of this anastomosis is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Angiography
  • Arteries / abnormalities
  • Carotid Artery, External / abnormalities*
  • Carotid Artery, External / diagnostic imaging
  • Dura Mater / blood supply*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Meningeal Arteries / abnormalities*
  • Meningeal Arteries / diagnostic imaging
  • Middle Aged