Multiple cerebral arterial occlusions related to Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection

@article{Lee2012MultipleCA,
  title={Multiple cerebral arterial occlusions related to Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection},
  author={Manyong Lee and In Soo Joo and Seong-Joon Lee and Ji Man Hong and Jin Soo Lee},
  journal={Neurological Sciences},
  year={2012},
  volume={34},
  pages={565-568}
}
We report the case of a 33-year-old man with a brainstem infarction due to concomitant occlusions in the left internal carotid, both vertebral, and basilar arteries. The patient had experienced a severe Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection about 10 months prior to symptom onset, and his Mycoplasma antibody titre was positive when the stroke occurred. Despite performing meticulous neurological, vascular, and medical evaluations, we were unable to detect other possible causes of the stroke. Therefore… CONTINUE READING
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