Have cranio-vertebral junction anomalies been overlooked as a cause of vertebro-basilar insufficiency?

By London Spine

Have cranio-vertebral junction anomalies been overlooked as a cause of vertebro-basilar insufficiency?

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2006 Apr 1;31(7):846-50

Authors: Agrawal D, Gowda NK, Bal CS, Kale SS, Mahapatra AK

A prospective controlled study using single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) to assess cerebellar perfusion in a cohort of 19 patients with congenital cranio-vertebral junction (CVJ) anomalies, with or without vertebro-basilar insufficiency (VBI).

PMID: 16582861 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]