Endovascular recanalization of symptomatic flow-limiting cervical carotid dissection in an isolated hemisphere.

@article{Schirmer2011EndovascularRO,
  title={Endovascular recanalization of symptomatic flow-limiting cervical carotid dissection in an isolated hemisphere.},
  author={Clemens M. Schirmer and Başar Atalay and Adel M. Malek},
  journal={Neurosurgical focus},
  year={2011},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={E16}
}
OBJECT Internal carotid artery dissection (ICAD) is a common cause of stroke in young patients, which may lead to major transient or permanent disability. Internal carotid artery dissection may occur spontaneously or after trauma and may present with a rapid neurological deterioration or with hemodynamic compromise and a delayed and unstable neurological… CONTINUE READING