Claude's syndrome in association with posterior cerebral artery stenosis.

@article{Dhanjal2003ClaudesSI,
  title={Claude's syndrome in association with posterior cerebral artery stenosis.},
  author={T. Dhanjal and Megan Walters and Neil Macmillan},
  journal={Scottish medical journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={91-2}
}
BACKGROUND We report a case of a 61 year old man with midbrain infarction causing Claude's syndrome attributable to stenosis of the posterior cerebral artery. CASE DESCRIPTION The patient presented with a pupil-sparing left third nerve palsy and contralateral ataxia. A background history of treated hypertension and cigarette smoking was obtained. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed an area of infarction involving the left medial midbrain. Magnetic resonance angiography revealed significant… CONTINUE READING