Atherothrombotic brain infarction in a patient with pachydermoperiostosis.


A 58-year-old man was admitted due to mild right-sided hemiparesis and a speech disturbance. We diagnosed an atherosclerotic brain infarction of the left cerebral hemisphere. The patient had severe clubbing of his fingers and toes bilaterally. Based on the history, clinical features, and X-ray examinations, he was diagnosed as having pachydermoperiostosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10165-008-0038-z


4 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@article{Nakajima2008AtherothromboticBI, title={Atherothrombotic brain infarction in a patient with pachydermoperiostosis.}, author={Makoto Nakajima and Teruyuki Hirano and Kiyotaka Itoh and Makoto Uchino}, journal={Modern rheumatology}, year={2008}, volume={18 3}, pages={281-4} }