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Basilar Artery

"Basilar Artery" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The artery formed by the union of the right and left vertebral arteries; it runs from the lower to the upper border of the pons, where it bifurcates into the two posterior cerebral arteries.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Basilar Artery" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Basilar Artery" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 81 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2015 and 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.