TITLE

"Puppy sign" indicating bilateral dissection of internal carotid artery

AUTHOR(S)
Feddersen, Berend; Linn, Jennifer; Klopstock, Thomas
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Oct2007, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p1055
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents the case of a 66-year-old with bilateral dissection of internal carotid artery. It was pointed out dissection are frequent causes of onset stroke wherein it would be difficult to diagnose using only history and clinical signs. Fat saturated T1 weighted magnetic resonance was used in detecting the bilateral dissection.
ACCESSION #
27403043

 

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