Basilar-middle meningeal artery anastomoses associated with a cerebral aneurysm

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  • 1 Leo M. Davidoff Department of Neurological Surgery and Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York
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✓ Unique radiographic and autopsy findings are described in a patient with bilateral basilar artery-middle meningeal artery (BA-MMA) anastomoses associated with a ruptured aneurysm of the anterior communicating artery. The literature, anatomy, and embryology of BA-MMA anastomosis is reviewed.

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Address reprint requests to: Hugh S. Wisoff, M.D., Department of Neurosurgery, Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, 111 East 210 Street, Bronx, New York 10467.
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