Jornal Vascular Brasileiro
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Presentation of cerebral and cervical arterial dissections in Botucatu, Brazil: case series

Apresentação de dissecções arteriais cerebrais e cervicais em Botucatu, Brasil: uma série de casos

Gabriel Pinheiro Modolo; Elaine Keiko Fujisao; Niura Aparecida de Moura Ribeiro Padula; Felipe Aranibar Soares da Silva; Gustavo José Luvizutto; Marcone Lima Sobreira; Rodrigo Bazan; Carlos Clayton Macedo de Freitas

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Abstract: Spontaneous dissection of the cervical and cerebral arteries is an important cause of stroke and disability in young patients. In this report, the authors present a case series of patients with spontaneous carotid, vertebral, or cerebral artery dissection who underwent digital angiography. A review of the published literature on this subject is also presented.


artery dissection, stroke, endovascular treatment


Resumo: A dissecção espontânea das artérias cervicais e cerebrais é uma causa importante de acidente vascular cerebral e incapacidade em pacientes jovens. Neste relato, é apresentada uma série de casos de pacientes com dissecção espontânea da artéria carótida, vertebral ou cerebral submetidos à angiografia digital. Além disso, é fornecida uma revisão da literatura sobre esse assunto.


dissecção da artéria, acidente vascular cerebral, tratamento endovascular


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