Double Blood-Injection Cerebral Vasospasm Canine Model

  • Shigeru Nishizawa
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The details of double blood-injection vasospasm canine model are described. In the viewpoints of severity of arterial constriction, time course, and histological changes of cerebral artery exposed subarahcnoid blood clot, it can be a most suitable experimental animal model for the investigation of pathophysilogy of cerebral vasospasm following subarachnoid hemorrhage.


Animal model Basilar artery Cerebral vasospasm Dog Subarachnoid hemorrhage 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shigeru Nishizawa
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  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Occupational and Environmental HealthFukuokaJapan

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