Carotid artery intima-media thickness associated with prognosis of intracranial branch atheromatous disease.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Small deep brain infarcts are often caused by two different vascular pathologies: branch atheromatous disease (BAD) and lipohyalinotic degeneration (LD). In this study, we compare the clinical characteristics of BAD and LD and investigate the role of C-reactive protein (CRP), homocysteine (Hcy), and carotid artery intima-media… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/00207454.2016.1174120


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