cerebellar arteries


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cer·e·bel·lar ar·ter·ies

cer·e·bel·lar ar·te·ries

(serĕ-belăr ahrtĕr-ēz)
Those related to and supplying the cerebellum.
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(c) Left internal carotid injection in late arterial phase showing a PTA that supplies the anterior inferior cerebellar arteries (AICA) and inferior vermian (arrow) and hemispheric (arrowhead) branches of posterior inferior cerebellar arteries (PICA).
Anterior Inferior Cerebellar and Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Arteries, November 2011, http://www.anatomyatlases.org/AnatomicVariants/ Cardiovascular/Text/Arteries/CerebellarAntPostInferior.shtml.
The admission CT was significant, with multiple bilateral cerebellar infarctions in the distribution of the anterior inferior cerebellar artery (AICA), and possibly the posterior inferior cerebellar arteries (PICA).
The posterior inferior cerebellar arteries arise from the vertebral arteries and supply the lateral medulla and inferior part of the cerebellum.