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Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

"Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency" 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.

Localized or diffuse reduction in blood flow through the vertebrobasilar arterial system, which supplies the BRAIN STEM; CEREBELLUM; OCCIPITAL LOBE; medial TEMPORAL LOBE; and THALAMUS. Characteristic clinical features include SYNCOPE; lightheadedness; visual disturbances; and VERTIGO. BRAIN STEM INFARCTIONS or other BRAIN INFARCTION may be associated.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 60 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2008
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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.