Radial artery graft for bypass of the maxillary to proximal middle cerebral artery: An anatomic and technical study

Ustun M., Buyukmumcu M. , Ulku C., Cicekcibasi A., Arbag H.

NEUROSURGERY, vol.54, no.3, pp.667-670, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1227/01.neu.0000109553.72250.e0
  • Title of Journal : NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.667-670


OBJECTIVE: In this study, we aimed to investigate the use of a radial artery graft for bypass of the maxillary artery (MA) to the proximal middle cerebral artery (MCA) as an alternative to superficial temporal artery-to-MCA anastomosis or extracranial carotid-to-MCA bypass using long grafts.