Chang X, Shi L, Gao F, Russin J, Zeng L, He S, Chen TC, Giannotta SL, Weisenberger DJ, Zada G, Wang K, Mack WJ.
Neurosurgical Focus Dec 2013.
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persistent trigeminal artery (PTA) is the largest and most commonly occurring type of remnant fetal artery
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Surgeons performing endonasal skull base operations should be vigilant for the presence of PTAs and related vascular anomalies on MR imaging
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We described a craniopharyngioma associated with an adjacent PTA traversing through the sella turcica
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PTAs are known tobe associated with a wide range of pathology