Basilar-middle meningeal arterial anastomosis. Case report

J Neurosurg. 1978 Sep;49(3):450-2. doi: 10.3171/jns.1978.49.3.0450.


A rare case of basilar-middle meningeal arterial anastomosis is reported. Pertinent literature is reviewed and an embryological explanation of this anastomosis is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Basilar Artery / abnormalities*
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Meningeal Arteries / abnormalities*
  • Middle Aged