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[Bithalamic infarcts as the etiology of acute stupor. Early diagnosis with diffusion-weighted MRI]

Abstract:

Fast diagnostic evaluation of somnolent or unconscious patients is a demanding task for neurologists. Apart from postictal, metabolic, and toxic causes, vascular syndromes must be rapidly identified in order to initiate a specific fibrinolytic therapy. Given its high mortality if not treated in time, this dictum holds especially true for basilar artery occlusion. However, certain ischemic lesions in the vascular territory of the basilar artery without occlusion of the basilar artery itself ca...

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Publisher copy:
10.1007/s001150170064

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Journal:
Der Nervenarzt
Volume:
72
Issue:
8
Pages:
632-635
Publication date:
2001-08-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1433-0407
ISSN:
0028-2804
URN:
uuid:6704ce15-2476-465c-8fb0-d0951e81484e
Source identifiers:
241331
Local pid:
pubs:241331

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