Ribas Timi J.R.,Federal University of Paraná |
de Mattos Coelho L.O.,Diagnostico Avancado por Imagem DAPI |
Pasini R.S.,Hospital Angelina Caron HAC
Jornal Vascular Brasileiro | Year: 2014
The authors present a case of persistent hypoglossal artery. Persistent hypoglossal artery is the second most common carotid-basilar anastomosis with a frequency of 0.02% to 0.09% and it can be associated with cerebrovascular disease. Diagnosis is by imaging methods and angiotomography is the method most often employed. © 2014, Sociedade Brasileira de Angiologia e Cirurgia Vascular. All rights reserved.