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Extracranial -Intracranial bypass procedures


The arteries into the brain are very important as they supply this vital organ with the blood and nutrients for their function. Like other arteries, the cranial arteries can also get blocked, called cranial arterial stenosis, and can lead to an arterial rupture. The surgical method to reroute the flow of blood to relieve the pressure is known as extracranial -Intracranial bypass procedure.