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Case 46

Sarah Pendlebury, Ursula Schulz, Aneil Malhotra and Peter M. Rothwell

in Oxford Case Histories in TIA and Stroke

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199539345
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753251 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199539345.003.0276

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 46

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A 79-year-old man presented to the TIA clinic with sudden onset of left upper limb and left facial numbness and weakness and mildly slurred speech that had resolved after half an hour. There was a history of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, hypertension, and AF and he was taking warfarin. The CT brain is shown in Fig. 46.1.

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Subjects: Neurology

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