[Clinical characteristics of subcortical arteriosclerotic encephalopathy (Binswanger's disease)].

@article{Merkli2001ClinicalCO,
  title={[Clinical characteristics of subcortical arteriosclerotic encephalopathy (Binswanger's disease)].},
  author={Hajnalka Merkli and Engel Pal and V I Horv{\'a}thn{\'e}},
  journal={Orvosi hetilap},
  year={2001},
  volume={142 23},
  pages={
          1221-6
        }
}
The subcortical arteriosclerotic encephalopathy (Binswanger's disease) usually starts over 50 years, and it is characterised by slow progression, dementia and stroke-like episodes. The authors analyzed the data of 60 patients, treated in the Neurological Department of Medical University of Pécs between 1994-1997. There was no difference between genders. Among the risk factors only the hypertension and smoking showed correlation with incidence of the disease. The leukoaraiosis found by the CT or… CONTINUE READING