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Recombinant tissue plasminogen activator in acute thrombotic and embolic stroke
An open angiography‐based, dose rate escalation study on the effect of intravenous infusion of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator(rt‐PA) on cerebral arterial recanalization in patients withExpand
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Intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy improves outcome in patients with acute vertebrobasilar occlusive disease.
In this retrospective analysis we report our treatment experience in 65 consecutive patients with clinical signs of severe brainstem ischemia with angiographically demonstrated thromboticExpand
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The posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome: what's certain, what's new?
The posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome is an increasingly recognised disorder. Most patients have several symptoms; seizures are the most frequent, often multiple or status epilepticus. AExpand
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Diagnostic approach for FSHD revisited: SMCHD1 mutations cause FSHD2 and act as modifiers of disease severity in FSHD1
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) is an autosomal dominant muscular disorder with a wide clinical variability. Contractions of the D4Z4 macrosatellite repeat on chromosome 4q35 are theExpand
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Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome: long-term follow-up
  • C. Roth, A. Ferbert
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
  • 1 December 2009
Background Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) has been known for more than 10 years. The long-term prognosis of this condition remains unknown. Patients and methods In 2006, theExpand
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Whispering dysphonia (DYT4 dystonia) is caused by a mutation in the TUBB4 gene
A study was undertaken to identify the gene underlying DYT4 dystonia, a dominantly inherited form of spasmodic dysphonia combined with other focal or generalized dystonia and a characteristic faciesExpand
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Screening of ARHSP‐TCC patients expands the spectrum of SPG11 mutations and includes a large scale gene deletion
Autosomal recessive spastic paraplegia with thinning of corpus callosum (ARHSP‐TCC) is a complex form of HSP initially described in Japan but subsequently reported to have a worldwide distributionExpand
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Local intra-arterial fibrinolytic therapy in acute carotid territory stroke. A pilot study.
The possibility that intra-arterial local infusion of fibrinolytic agents may achieve recanalization of previously occluded carotid territory arteries in acute stroke was tested in a prospectiveExpand
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Botulinum toxin treatment of synkinesia and hyperlacrimation after facial palsy
OBJECTIVES To investigate the effects of injection of botulinum toxin type A (BTX A) into the orbicularis oculi muscle and lacrimal gland in patients with aberrant regeneration after facial palsyExpand
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Does age influence early recovery from ischemic stroke?
Abstract. Age is the most important risk factor for developing a stroke. In addition, age may also influence stroke recovery. To allow structured discharge planning, it may be important to considerExpand
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