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Infarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery
MeSH HeadingInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery
Tree NumberC10.228.140.300.150.477.200.475
Tree NumberC10.228.140.300.510.200.418
Tree NumberC10.228.140.300.775.200.200.475
Tree NumberC14.907.253.092.477.200.475
Tree NumberC14.907.253.560.200.418
Tree NumberC14.907.253.855.200.200.475
AnnotationDF: PCA INFARCT
Scope Note NECROSIS induced by ISCHEMIA in the POSTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY distribution system which supplies portions of the BRAIN STEM; the THALAMUS; TEMPORAL LOBE, and OCCIPITAL LOBE. Depending on the size and location of infarction, clinical features include OLFACTION DISORDERS and visual problems ( AGNOSIA; ALEXIA; HEMIANOPSIA).
Entry TermEmbolic Infarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery
Entry TermPCA Infarction
Entry TermPosterior Cerebral Artery Embolic Infarction
Entry TermPosterior Cerebral Artery Infarction
Entry TermPosterior Cerebral Artery Stroke
Entry TermPosterior Cerebral Artery Syndrome
Entry TermPosterior Cerebral Artery Thrombotic Infarction
Entry TermStroke, Posterior Cerebral Artery
Entry TermThrombotic Infarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery
See AlsoInfarction
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Entry VersionINFARCT PCA
Previous Indexing Cerebral Arterial Diseases (1966-1999)
History Note2000
Date of Entry19991103
Unique IDD020762


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Central Nervous System Diseases [C10.228]
      Brain Diseases [C10.228.140]
         Cerebrovascular Disorders [C10.228.140.300]
            Brain Ischemia [C10.228.140.300.150]
               Brain Infarction [C10.228.140.300.150.477]
                  Cerebral Infarction [C10.228.140.300.150.477.200]
Dementia, Multi-Infarct [C10.228.140.300.150.477.200.199]
Infarction, Anterior Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.150.477.200.400]
Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.150.477.200.450]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.150.477.200.475]

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Central Nervous System Diseases [C10.228]
      Brain Diseases [C10.228.140]
         Cerebrovascular Disorders [C10.228.140.300]
            Intracranial Arterial Diseases [C10.228.140.300.510]
               Cerebral Arterial Diseases [C10.228.140.300.510.200]
CADASIL [C10.228.140.300.510.200.175]
Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy [C10.228.140.300.510.200.200]  +
Infarction, Anterior Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.510.200.325]
Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.510.200.387]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.510.200.418]
Moyamoya Disease [C10.228.140.300.510.200.737]

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Central Nervous System Diseases [C10.228]
      Brain Diseases [C10.228.140]
         Cerebrovascular Disorders [C10.228.140.300]
            Stroke [C10.228.140.300.775]
               Brain Infarction [C10.228.140.300.775.200]
                  Cerebral Infarction [C10.228.140.300.775.200.200]
Dementia, Multi-Infarct [C10.228.140.300.775.200.200.199]
Infarction, Anterior Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.775.200.200.400]
Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.775.200.200.450]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery [C10.228.140.300.775.200.200.475]

 
Cardiovascular Diseases [C14]
   Vascular Diseases [C14.907]
      Cerebrovascular Disorders [C14.907.253]
         Brain Ischemia [C14.907.253.092]
            Brain Infarction [C14.907.253.092.477]
               Cerebral Infarction [C14.907.253.092.477.200]
Dementia, Multi-Infarct [C14.907.253.092.477.200.199]
Infarction, Anterior Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.092.477.200.400]
Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.092.477.200.450]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.092.477.200.475]

 
Cardiovascular Diseases [C14]
   Vascular Diseases [C14.907]
      Cerebrovascular Disorders [C14.907.253]
         Intracranial Arterial Diseases [C14.907.253.560]
            Cerebral Arterial Diseases [C14.907.253.560.200]
CADASIL [C14.907.253.560.200.175]
Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy [C14.907.253.560.200.200]  +
Infarction, Anterior Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.560.200.325]
Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.560.200.387]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.560.200.418]
Moyamoya Disease [C14.907.253.560.200.737]

 
Cardiovascular Diseases [C14]
   Vascular Diseases [C14.907]
      Cerebrovascular Disorders [C14.907.253]
         Stroke [C14.907.253.855]
            Brain Infarction [C14.907.253.855.200]
               Cerebral Infarction [C14.907.253.855.200.200]
Dementia, Multi-Infarct [C14.907.253.855.200.200.199]
Infarction, Anterior Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.855.200.200.400]
Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.855.200.200.450]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeInfarction, Posterior Cerebral Artery [C14.907.253.855.200.200.475]

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