TITLE

Carotid embolism

AUTHOR(S)
Surov, Alexey; Behrmann, Curd; Kornhuber, Malte
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jun2007, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p564
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article gives an account of the medical examinations of a 56-year-old woman with left-sided hemiparesis. Initial computer tomography scan exhibits signs of a frontal cortical ischaemia in the area of the prerolandic artery. The Duplex sonography shows a pulsating structure within the right internal carotid artery. In angiography, a polymorphic thrombus was seen in the internal carotid artery.
ACCESSION #
25508497

 

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