Intracranial tumors simulating the presentation of cerebrovascular syndromes. Early detection with cerebral computed tomography (CCT).

@article{Weisberg1977IntracranialTS,
  title={Intracranial tumors simulating the presentation of cerebrovascular syndromes. Early detection with cerebral computed tomography (CCT).},
  author={Leon A. Weisberg and C N Nice},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1977},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={
          517-24
        }
}
  • Leon A. Weisberg, C N Nice
  • Published in
    The American journal of…
    1977
  • Medicine
  • One hundred thirty consecutive patients in whom the initial diagnosis of cerebrovascular disease was made on clinical basis were evaluated by cerebral computed tomographic (CCT) scan. Three of 20 patients with transient ischemic attacks were found to have an abnormality on CCT scan. Of 30 patients with an initial diagnosis of stroke-in-evolution, 13 were found to have a clinically unsuspected lesion by CCT scan. Of 60 patients with completed stroke, CCT scan made possible differentiation of… CONTINUE READING

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