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Spontaneous recanalization of a pseudoocclusion of the internal carotid artery in a 70-year-old woman.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2280584     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 70-year-old woman suffered paresis of the left hand with dysaesthesia of the head lasting about 12 hours. The Doppler-flow study and duplex scan of the carotid arteries performed 14 days later showed an occluded right internal carotid artery. She refused angiography. However, 7 days later she was willing to undergo further investigation. This time the Doppler flow study and duplex scan demonstrated regular flow without stenosis, which suggested spontaneous recanalization of the formerly occluded right internal carotid artery.
C Stautner-Brückmann; F A Spengel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Klinische Wochenschrift     Volume:  68     ISSN:  0023-2173     ISO Abbreviation:  Klin. Wochenschr.     Publication Date:  1990 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-03-08     Completed Date:  1991-03-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985205R     Medline TA:  Klin Wochenschr     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1195-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Medizinische Poliklinik der Universität München.
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MeSH Terms
Carotid Artery Diseases* / diagnosis,  radiography
Carotid Artery, Internal
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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