Vascular Neurosurgery MCQ Quiz – Part 1

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Vascular Neurosurgery MCQs – Part 1

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All of the following are direct branches of ECA except:

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‘Duret hemorrhages’ are seen in:

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A patient known to have mitral stenosis and atrial fibrillation presents with acute onset of weakness in the left upper limb which recovered completely in two weeks. The most likely diagnosis is:​

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Which of the following is the most common cause of late neurological deterioration in case of SAH:

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Commonest cause of subarachnoid hemorrhage is:

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The most common location of hypertensive intracranial hemorrhage is:​

7 / 14

The commonest cause of intracerebral bleed is:

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Most common type of intracranial hemorrhage is:

9 / 14

Most common cause of stroke young women in India among OCP users among the following:

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Most common cause of cerebrovascular accident is:

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The most common site of hypertensive intracranial hemorrhage is:

Answer: D


Conditions have been incriminated with CVT

  1. infection
  2. pregnancy & puerperium
  3. oral contraceptives
  4. dehydration and cachexia (marantic thrombosis): includes burns and cachexia of neoplastic disease
  5. cardiac disease (including CHF)
  6. ulcerative colitis (UC)
  7. periarteritis nodosa
  8. sickle cell trait
  9. trauma: including closed head injury
  10. iatrogenic: e.g. S/P radical neck surgery,  transvenous pacemaker placement, post-craniotomy, internal jugular vein catheterization
  11. malignancy: including myeloproliferative disorders
  12. hypercoagulable state
  13. diabetes mellitus: especially with ketoacidosis
  14. homocystinuria
  15. Behçet’s syndrome



Reference: Greenberg 9th Edition Chapter 82

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All are predisposing causes of cerebral venous thrombosis except:​

13 / 14

True about berry-aneurysm is following except:

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All are common sites of berry aneurysm, except:

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