Isolated insular infarction following successful intravenous thrombolysis of middle cerebral artery strokes.


Considering the 39 thrombolysed patients with an imaging control, 34 patients (87%) had cortico-subcortical infarcts with insular involvement (entire insula in 26, posterior in 6 and anterior in 2). Four patients (10%) had subcortical infarcts. In a single case, there was a cortico-subcortical infarction of the posterior MCA territory without insular… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000206857


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