Why it's important to know Percheron's artery: solitary carotid stenosis as a unique cause of anterior, posterior and bithalamic ischemia

J Neurol. 2009 Sep;256(9):1558-60. doi: 10.1007/s00415-009-5140-4. Epub 2009 Apr 30.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Brain / blood supply
  • Brain / pathology
  • Brain Ischemia / etiology*
  • Brain Ischemia / pathology
  • Brain Ischemia / surgery
  • Carotid Stenosis / complications*
  • Carotid Stenosis / pathology
  • Central Nervous System Vascular Malformations / complications*
  • Central Nervous System Vascular Malformations / pathology
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Cerebral Arteries / diagnostic imaging
  • Cerebral Arteries / pathology
  • Circle of Willis / diagnostic imaging
  • Circle of Willis / pathology
  • Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Echoencephalography
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography
  • Treatment Outcome