[Idiopathic vasospastic angiopathy of the internal carotid arteries: A rarely recognized cause of ischemic stroke in young individuals].

@article{Magnin2011IdiopathicVA,
  title={[Idiopathic vasospastic angiopathy of the internal carotid arteries: A rarely recognized cause of ischemic stroke in young individuals].},
  author={Eloi Magnin and Servane Mouton and Lucie Abouaf and S Dumas-Stoeckel and Marc Hermier and C Tilikete and A. Vighetto},
  journal={Revue neurologique},
  year={2011},
  volume={167 8-9},
  pages={626-31}
}
INTRODUCTION Idiopathic vasospastic angiopathy of the internal carotid arteries is a rare and largely unknown cause of ischemic stroke. METHODS We report the case of a 39-year-old man with migraine treated by beta-blockers, who had been suffering from progressive right visual impairment and headache for one week. He then experienced a seizure and left… CONTINUE READING