Different risk factors in identical features of intracranial atherosclerosis plaques in the posterior and anterior circulation in high-resolution MRI

  title={Different risk factors in identical features of intracranial atherosclerosis plaques in the posterior and anterior circulation in high-resolution MRI},
  author={Ziqi Xu and Mingyao Li and J. Lyu and Zhikai Hou and J. He and D. Mo and F. Gao and Xin Liu and B. Sui and Mi Shen and Yuesong Pan and Yongjun Wang and X. Lou and Z. Miao and B. Luo and N. Ma},
  journal={Therapeutic Advances in Neurological Disorders},
Background: We constructed a high-volume registry to identify whether risk factors of intracranial atherosclerotic plaque (ICAP) features differ in the posterior and anterior circulation in patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis (ICAS) investigated by high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging (HRMRI). Methods: The registry was constructed for patients with symptomatic ICAS who underwent HRMRI for culprit plaques. ICAP-vulnerable features included positive remodelling… Expand

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