Which artery has an embolus that results in a lesion in the dark shaded area?
A 55-year old male was admitted to the hospital after suffering from a stroke. He later succumbed. The diagram below represents a cross section from his lower pons obtained at autopsy.
A. Anterior cerebral artery B. Middle cerebral artery C. Posterior inferior cerebellar artery D. Anterior inferior cerebellar artery E. Paramedian branch of basilar artery