International Medical Journal, Vol. 12., Iss. 3, 2006, P. 139−142.
CLINICAL PICTURE AND DOPPLER ULTRASOUND STUDY IN SYNDROME OF VERTEBRAL ARTERY
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The capabilities of ultrasound study and Doppler ultrasound in diagnosis of syndrome of vertebral artery are shown. Main factors of the syndrome development, i.e. unstable cervical vertebra, uncovertebral arthrosis, foraminal hernia of the intervertebral disk, vertebral artery anomalies are described.
Key words: syndrome of vertebral artery, clinical picture, ultrasound study, Doppler ultrasound study.