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Intracranial Arterial Stenosis

Louis R. Caplan

in Stroke

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Published in print October 2010 | ISBN: 9780199739141
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322978 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199739141.003.004

Series: What Do I Do Now

Intracranial Arterial Stenosis

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The epidemiology and findings in patients with stenosis of intracranial large arteries are different from those present in patients with occlusive disease of the brain-supplying arteries in the neck. The middle cerebral artery is the most common artery involved.

Chapter.  1532 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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