Long-term follow-up study of patients with unilateral moyamoya disease.

@article{Hirotsune1997LongtermFS,
  title={Long-term follow-up study of patients with unilateral moyamoya disease.},
  author={Nobuyuki Hirotsune and Takashi Meguro and Shiaki Kawada and Hiroyuki Nakashima and Takashi Ohmoto},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={99 Suppl 2},
  pages={S178-81}
}
Although a number of cases of unilateral Moyamoya disease have been reported, the natural history of this disease remains unclear. The clinical features of 17 patients initially diagnosed with unilateral Moyamoya disease at our hospital are reported. Age at onset was 3-45 years (mean, 13.5). Of these 12 cases had onset of symptoms in childhood and five had onset in adulthood. Seven were male and 10 were female. An ischemic attack was the initial episode in ten of the 12 pediatric cases, two of… CONTINUE READING

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