Extreme unilateral widening of Virchow-Robin spaces mimicking stroke

Fumal, A.; Maertens De Noordhout, A.; Collignon, L.
January 2009
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jan2009, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p64
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 49-year-old woman with a tension-type headache. Accordingly, the patient has been examined for about 15 years due to the same headache. After the electroencephalographic examination, there was a multiple infarcts on her left cerebral hemisphere, and there was a rechecking of computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in order to check the widening of the lesion on her brain.


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