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Research & Reviews  240 results

Effects of different etiologies of anterior circulation tandem lesions on short-term pr...
Current Neurovascular Research; Huang Z, Xu Y et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2023 - The prognosis of anterior circulation tandem lesions caused by carotid artery dissection (CAD) and large artery atherosclerosis (LAA) after mechanical thrombectomy is controversial. By analyzing the clinical data of different etiologies, we explor...

A Comparative Study of the Etiology of Intracranial Vertebral Artery Dissection and Car...
The Neurologist; Zhang X, Han J et. al.

Jan 31st, 2023 - Both extrinsic (trauma or violent movement) and intrinsic (structural abnormality, atherosclerosis, or hemodynamic instability) factors may result in arterial dissection. The role of these factors in the origin or progression of dissection remains...

Neonatal Arterial Ischemic Stroke Secondary to Carotid Artery Dissection: A Case Report...
Pediatric Neurology; Baggio L, Nosadini M et. al.

Dec 13th, 2022 - Carotid artery (CA) dissection is a rare etiology of neonatal arterial ischemic stroke (NAIS). We describe one novel case and conduct a systematic literature review on NAIS attributed to CA dissection, to collect data on its clinical-radiological ...

Association between cervical artery dissection and spinal manipulative therapy -a medic...
BMC Geriatrics; Whedon JM, Petersen CL et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Cervical artery dissection and subsequent ischemic stroke is the most serious safety concern associated with cervical spinal manipulation. We evaluated the association between cervical spinal manipulation and cervical artery dissection among older...

Carotid artery dissection presenting as exercise-induced monocular visual loss.
BMJ Case Reports; Jiang Z, Kadam M

Nov 30th, 2022 - A man in his 60s presented to the urgent treatment centre with isolated transient monocular visual loss in the right eye soon after completing a 5 km run. He had no preceding events, no history of neck pain and no other associated symptoms. His on...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Anatomical Relationship Between Carotid Artery and Hyoid Bone in Stenotic and Non-stenotic Carotids

Apr 27th, 2022 - Ischaemic stroke is attributable to thromboembolism caused by carotid atherosclerotic disease in 18-25% of patients. Guidelines for prevention of stroke (especially carotid endarterectomy) in patients with carotid atherosclerotic plaque are based ...

Pupillometry in Horner's Syndrome

Jan 11th, 2021 - Horner's syndrome (HS) is a result of interruption of the sympathetic innervation to the eye and ocular adnexa, which can occur due to carotid artery dissection (CAD), along which the sympathetic nerve fibers travel to reach the eye. Dissection of...

A Randomized Trial of Carotid Artery Stenting With and Without Cerebral Protection

Jan 7th, 2016 - This study is a single center, prospective, randomized trial evaluating the safety and effectiveness of CAS with and without CP. The study population will be comprised of subjects with atherosclerotic, post endarterectomy restenotic or other obstr...

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News  13 results

Severe pulsing headache

Oct 20th, 2022 - On the basis of the patient's presentation and described history, the likely diagnosis is migraine. By adolescence, migraine is much more common among female patients and can be connected to the menstrual cycle.

A 57-Year-Old Man With Hemiparesis After Coughing

Nov 27th, 2017 - The treatment of internal carotid artery dissection consists of anticoagulation with intravenous heparin followed by oral anticoagulation for 3-6 months.[13] However, no randomized controlled trials support such a therapeutic approach, and the val...

Internal Carotid Artery Dissection After Indirect Blunt Cervical Trauma in an Ice Hockey Goaltender

May 1st, 2017 - Conclusion We have reported the case of a 32-year-old professional hockey goaltender who presented with isolated, persistent, worsening headache of delayed onset after ICA dissection. The ICA dissection resulted from indirect trauma, with reaction.

Internal Carotid Artery Dissection After Indirect Blunt Cervical Trauma in an Ice Hockey Goaltender
Ryan M. Degen, MD, Matthew E. Fink, MD et. al.

May 1st, 2017 - Take-Home Points ICA dissections may occur from direct or indirect trauma. Symptoms can be mild, including a persistent headache.

Can a Hickey Really Cause a Stroke?

Sep 21st, 2016 - I'm Dr Robert Glatter, a member of Medscape's Emergency Medicine advisory board. I would like to make a comment about a recent news story. There are reports out of Mexico about a 17-year-old who died as a result of receiving a hickey. The exact na...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →