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Electrophysiologic recordings in a patient with a discrete unilateral thalamic infarction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7119831     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The electroencephalogram, and somatosensory and auditory evoked potentials were recorded from a patient, who, at necropsy, showed a restricted unilateral thalmic infarct involving predominantly the anterior and lateral thalamus. The electroencephalogram showed distinct monomorphic delta activity and a suppression of the alpha rhythm over the side of the lesion. Short latency somatosensory evoked potentials were present bilaterally; mid-latency somatosensory evoked potentials were absent ipsilateral to the lesion. Both mid-latency and long latency auditory evoked potentials were normal.
E J Hammond; B J Wilder; W E Ballinger
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry     Volume:  45     ISSN:  0022-3050     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.     Publication Date:  1982 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-12-02     Completed Date:  1982-12-02     Revised Date:  2012-05-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985191R     Medline TA:  J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  640-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Cerebral Infarction / diagnosis*
Evoked Potentials, Auditory
Evoked Potentials, Somatosensory
Reaction Time / physiology
Thalamus / blood supply*

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