Semin intervent Radiol 2002; 19(3): 245-256
DOI: 10.1055/s-2002-35329
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Intervention in Vascular Lesions of the Vertebrae

Cheemun Lum, Karel G. terBrugge
  • Division of Neuroradiology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
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Publication Date:
07 November 2002 (online)


This article reviews the normal arterial supply to the vertebrae and spinal cord. Angiographic protocols for evaluation of vascular vertebral lesions and angiographic findings of pathological lesions are discussed. General principles concerning embolization of vertebral lesions are presented along with more sophisticated techniques.


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