[A case of Turner syndrome complicated with brain infarction].

  title={[A case of Turner syndrome complicated with brain infarction].},
  author={Tadashi Terasaki and Yoichiro Hashimoto and Fumio Miyashita and Yanosuke Kozaki and Masaki Naganuma and Makoto Uchino and Hiroyo Mabe},
  journal={Rinsho shinkeigaku = Clinical neurology},
  volume={42 2},
A 21 year-old female college student with a history of Turner syndrome at age 9, and 6-year growth hormone replacement therapy noticed weakness of right extremities when she got up on March 26, 2001. On admission, she showed right hemiparesis (4+/5) and hypesthesia on the right of body. The hemiparesis progressed (3-/5) in spite of antithrombotic therapy. Brain MRI revealed a high intensity lesion with a diameter of 1.5 cm in the posterior limb of the left internal capsule and putamen on DWI… CONTINUE READING