Clinical analysis of isolated angiitis of the central nervous system. A report of 11 cases.

@article{Crane1991ClinicalAO,
  title={Clinical analysis of isolated angiitis of the central nervous system. A report of 11 cases.},
  author={Randall Crane and Leslie Dubin Kerr and Harry Spiera},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={1991},
  volume={151 11},
  pages={2290-4}
}
Isolated angiitis of the central nervous system may occur more frequently, and with a more favorable outcome, than has previously been described. During the past 10 years, we diagnosed this condition in 11 patients ranging in age from 23 to 38 years whose initial presenting symptoms included severe headache, transient focal neurologic deficits, or seizures. The diagnosis was established in all cases by characteristic angiographic findings. All patients were initially treated with high-dose… CONTINUE READING

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