During development of the forebrain what structure is an important brain place for neurons that migrate to the diencephalon and especially to the cortex, thereby contributing to the explosive growth of the these regions of the brain
What is the clinical significance of the Circle of Willis?
Blood flow may be redirected through it to make up for the loss of flow from an artery from the heart ensuring satisfactory perfusion of the brain
What major arteries provide most of the anterior circulation to the brain?
internal carotid artery
What major arteries are responsible for the posterior circulation to the brain?
What specialized vascular structures (often near bones of the skull) serve as sites where venous blood “pools” before entering into general venous return to the heart?