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NEURORADIOLOGY Table of Contents   
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 164-167
Acute Wallerian degeneration of middle cerebellar peduncles due to basilar artery thrombosis


1 Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland; Lifescan Imaging Centre, Mumbai, India
2 Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland

Correspondence Address:
Foram Gala
Lifescan Imaging Centre, Malad, Mumbai, India

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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.116581

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Wallerian degeneration (WD) is the process of demyelination and disintegration of the distal axonal segment following the interruption of the axonal integrity or damage to the neuron. We report a patient having WD of middle cerebellar peduncles due to pontine infarction caused by basilar artery thrombosis. We review the anatomy and discuss the pathogenesis of this condition.


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