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BACKGROUND Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is a common, often asymptomatic disease. Lobar intracerebral hemorrhage is the most frequent manifestation of CAA. Nevertheless, presentation of CAA with subacute cognitive decline, seizures, or headache with concomitant hyperintensities on T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) sequences and(More)
Bilateral agenesis or hypoplasia of the internal carotid artery (ICA) is a rare anomaly of embryogenesis and the simultaneous occurrence of aneurysms is higher than in the general population. We report a 74-year-old patient presenting a spontaneous subarachnoid haemorrhage whose CT-angiography showed a basilar aneurysm and bilateral absence of the internal(More)
BACKGROUND Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS) is a clinico-radiologic syndrome characterized by thunderclap headache and reversible multifocal arterial constrictions that resolves within 3 months. RCVS can be either spontaneous or related to a trigger; vasoactive drugs including over-the-counter medicine are common culprits. Nevertheless,(More)
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