TITLE

Posterior circulation strokes without systemic involvement as the presenting feature of Fabry disease

AUTHOR(S)
S M Gregoire
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Dec2009, Vol. 80 Issue 12, p1414
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
45302375

 

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