Learn More
Bow hunter's syndrome (BHS) is a rare condition resulting from vertebrobasilar insufficiency secondary to mechanical occlusion or stenosis of the vertebral artery (VA) due to head rotation. Traditionally, surgical intervention with C1-C2 fusion or VA decompression was the mainstay of therapy. Endovascular intervention was rarely performed to treat BHS. We(More)
A 21-year-old male presented with acute ataxia. For 1 week, he became increasingly unbalanced, clumsy, and severely dysarthric. He sustained multiple falls and had difficulty walking. He admitted to inhaling heated heroin vapors twice in the past, the last time was 1 week prior to admission. His symptoms started acutely 24 h after that. He denied injecting(More)
  • 1