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[Cerebral venous pressure testing in humans ]

SOLTI Ferenc1, SIMONYI Gusztáv1, RÉV Judit1, HERMANN Róbert1, PÉTER Ágnes1, ISKUM Miklós1

DECEMBER 01, 1959

Clinical Neuroscience - 1959;12(12)

[Cerebral venous pressure was measured regularly by puncture of the internal jugular vein. 1. Cerebral venous pressure varied within wide limits (19-164 mmW). 2. There was no parallel between the cerebral venous pressure and the cubital venous pressure, and the two venous systems usually behaved differently on inspiration. 3. No correlation was found between CSF pressure magnitude and cerebral venous pressure magnitude. Similarly, there was no correlation between CSF pressure and venous cubital pressure. 4 Our experiments suggest that the determination of cerebral venous pressure is necessary for experimental studies of cerebral circulation.]

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