Main sources of blood supply of the guinea pig brainstem


  • Vovk Oleh Kharkiv National Medical University, Ukraine
  • Ionov Ihor Kharkiv National Medical University, Ukraine
  • Lyutenko Mykhailo Kharkiv National Medical University, Ukraine
  • Podurets Anastasiia Kharkiv National Medical University, Ukraine
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Experimental and theoretical medicine has recently been interested in the peculiarities of the blood supply to the brainstem of some laboratory animals. The objective of our work is to determine the main sources of blood supply to the guinea pig\'s brainstem. On the basis of the data received by us, it is possible to define that guinea pigs are charactericed by weak development of internal carotid arteries, but they have well-developed vertebral arteries which are formed the large basilar artery.


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