Clinical spectrum of artery of Percheron infarct: clinical-radiological correlations.

  title={Clinical spectrum of artery of Percheron infarct: clinical-radiological correlations.},
  author={Antonio Ara{\'u}z and Hernan Mauricio Pati{\~n}o-Rodriguez and Juan Camilo Vargas-Gonz{\'a}lez and Nayelli Arguelles-Morales and Humberto Silos and Ang{\'e}lica Ruiz-Franco and Marco A Ochoa},
  journal={Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association},
  volume={23 5},
BACKGROUND The occlusion of the artery of Percheron results in bilateral thalamic and mesencephalic infarctions. In this series, we attempted to classify the subtypes of clinical presentations and long-term prognosis with regards to radiological patterns. METHODS We sought the clinical and radiological findings of 15 (8 men and 7 women; mean age 48 years) consecutive patients with Percheron artery infarct over 10 years. We classified the clinical symptoms according to the presence of a mental… CONTINUE READING
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