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what occures when an artery or blood vessel in back of the central brain is blocked

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Blood vessel: A blood vessel can be one of 3- artery, vein or capillary. A blocked blood vessel can be a blocked artery, blocked vein or blocked capillary.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
35 years experience Family Medicine
Answering why: Most doctors rule out or ensure the absence of life threatening events. A typical problem with a tumor that is cancerous is "angiogenesis" which is ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Modern high resolution ct angiography has attained such detail that is simply amazing. For a clinically significant blockage, there is a very good ch ... Read More
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Only: If cta of the brain. See radiologyinfo.Org.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Yes: Drink 8 glasses of clean fresh water a day. Your cerebral vessels will thank you as will your liver, kidneys and several other important body parts.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Cut an artery: Cut in any artery is dangerous and can be serious.If it happens put ptessure at the site of the artery and keep the pressure and go to the er.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Artery pulsating: If it is not bothering you then forget about it. You decide that it is bothering you enough then go to a facial plastic surgeon.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Congenital: Variety of benign congenital brain vessel malformations, include venous angioma, small aneurysmal dilatations, arteriovenous malformations, even heman ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sonja Stiller-martin
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Very concerning: When a blood vessel bursts inside the brain, it bleeds into the surrounding space (or tissue). That causes increased pressure to surrounding structur ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
I did not come: Across any such thing . However , use of Cocaine or similar drugs can cause what you described and have stroke or heart attack.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Tearing: Arterial wall has several layers. A dissection is a tear- separation of the layers by blood under pressure usually. Several collagen vascular disor ... Read More
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