Magnetic resonance angiography detection of abnormal carotid artery plaque in patients with cryptogenic stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Our findings suggest that a proportion of strokes classified as cryptogenic may be mechanistically related to complicated, nonhemodynamically significant cervical carotid artery plaque that can easily be detected by routine magnetic resonance imaging/magnetic resonance angiography acute stroke protocols.

publication date

  • June 15, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4599540

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/JAHA.115.002012

PubMed ID

  • 26077590

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e002012

volume

  • 4

number

  • 6