Obstruction of vertebral artery in a 43-year-old man Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • Cognitive Dysfunction
  • Executive Function
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Memory, Short-Term

abstract

  • A 43-yr old man was admitted to the hospital with a one-day history of lethargy, severe headache, and difficulties in gait. Physical examination demonstrated midbrain and tectum dysfunction. An arteriovenous malformation in the region of the tectum and quadrigeminal plate was identified on a computed tomographic study.

publication date

  • December 1981

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.245.19.1943

PubMed ID

  • 7230389

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1943

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 245

number

  • 19