of Cases Acoustic schwannoma 42 Ependymoma 1 Meningioma 6 Epidermoid 4 Arachnoid cyst 5 Lipoma 2 Vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia 2 Figure 2.
Showing Distribution of CPA Presence of Calcifications Diagnosis Calcification Acoustic schwannoma 28 Meningioma 2 Epidermoid 0 Arachnoid cyst 0 Lipoma 0 Vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia 0
7%, followed by 6 cases of meningioma, 5 cases of arachnoid cyst, 4 cases of epidermoid, two cases of lipoma and vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia and one case of ependymoma.
As reported by Smirniotopoulos et al 1993,  vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia have prominent flow voids on magnetic resonance images with similar finding in our study.
We report a case of vertebro-basilar dolichoectasia in a 34 year old male patient who presented with sudden onset of headache, dizziness, diplopia and weakness of the left side of the body.
KEY WORDS: Vertebro-basilar (VB), Dolichoectasia (DE), Basilar artery (BA), Stroke.
Findings are impressive of basilar artery dolichoectasia.
Vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia diagnosed by magnetic resonance angiography and risk of stroke and death: a cohort study.
Dolichoectasia of the anterior cerebral arteries in an adolescent.
Dolichoectasia of the intracranial arteries in patients with first ischemic stroke: a population-based study.