Use of MRI in the identification and treatment of early ischemic stroke lesions

February 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/3/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 3, p335
Academic Journal
Presents a case which describes the use of magnetic resonance imaging in the identification and treatment of early ischemic stroke lesions. Symptoms of ischemic stroke; Details of the perfusion-weighted imaging and diffusion-weighted imaging which the patient underwent; Information on the intravenous tissue plasminogen activator given the patient.


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