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Illustration copyright 2000 by Nucleus Communications,
Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.com
picture shows two carotid arteries and two vertebral arteries supplied from the
aorta, the large blood vessel at the top of the heart, that carry blood to the
brain. These arteries branch out in the brain to carry blood to the cerebral
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerRakesh K. Pai, MD, FACC - Cardiology, ElectrophysiologySpecialist Medical ReviewerElizabeth T. Russo, MD - Internal Medicine
Current as ofMarch 20, 2017
Current as of:
March 20, 2017
Rakesh K. Pai, MD, FACC - Cardiology, Electrophysiology & Elizabeth T. Russo, MD - Internal Medicine
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