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Angioplasty and stenting of symptomatic vertebral artery stenosis: Clinical and angiographic follow-up of 206 cases from Northwest Iran
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) has recently become a noteworthy treatment option for significant stenosis involving the vertebral artery (VA) in selected patients. We conducted a prospective study to evaluate ...
Doppler study of cerebral arteries in hypercholesterolemia
Background: Hypercholesterolemia is one of the major modifiable risk factors for atherosclerosis of the coronary and carotid arteries. Although transcranial Doppler (TCD) studies of the cerebral arteries are indicative of ...
Vertebral artery orifice stenosis: A report of 43 cases from Northwest Iran treated with angioplasty and stenting
More than one quarter of all transient ischemic attacks (TIA's) and ischemic strokes involve tissue supplied by the vertebrobasilar (VB) circulation. Vertebral artery stenotic lesion, particularly at the origin of the ...