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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: June 2014

Case 7 - Dysarthria and severe hemiparesis

from Section 1 - Common cases of stroke

Suggested Reading

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van Overbeek EC, Knottnerus ILH, van Oostenbrugge RJ. Disappearing hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign is associated with striatocapsular infarcts on follow-up CT in ischemic stroke patients treated with intravenous thrombolysis. Cerebrovasc Dis 2010; 30(3): 285–9.