Symptomatic vertebral artery conflicts with the medulla oblongata and microsurgical treatment options: two illustrative cases and review of the literature

D. Hänggi & H.-J. Steiger
Objective: Symptomatic vascular compression of the medulla oblongata causing brainstem dysfunction is extremely rare. Only a few case reports documenting the clinical condition of patients, diagnostic features, and therapeutic options are available in the literature. Methods: Together with the presented[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]