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Neuro How recognize Brain Stem Cross Sections!

how to know level of brain stem cut like AICA and PICA?
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I know the site but I can't identify it on cross sections, like if u did kaplan q bank there is a que about it with several cut sections in brain stem
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I know the site but I can't identify it on cross sections, like if u did kaplan q bank there is a que about it with several cut sections in brain stem
for that..try some diagrams in high yield neuro anat text....they are well labelled and good and easy to understand...hope it helps
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