Dissection of cervical arteries: Long-term follow-up study of 130 consecutive cases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anticoagulants
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Carotid Artery, Internal, Dissection
  • Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
  • Registries
  • Stroke
  • Vertebral Artery Dissection

abstract

  • In Mexico, DCA affects young adults and may present with a heralding stroke or TIA. We found rare, early ischemic recurrences. Vertebral territory dissections had better prognosis than carotid ones, particularly in patients with demonstrated complete recanalization.

publication date

  • July 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1159/000093244

PubMed ID

  • 16691024

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 150

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 22

number

  • 2-3