Pathology of lacunar ischemic stroke in humans--a systematic review.

Abstract

Twenty-five percent of ischemic strokes are lacunar in type, but the cause remains unclear. Pathological descriptions of lacunar lesions are available but have not been systematically assessed. We therefore systematically summarized studies describing lacunar lesions by extracting data on the number of patients and lesions, clinical details, pathological… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1750-3639.2012.00575.x

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Bailey2012PathologyOL, title={Pathology of lacunar ischemic stroke in humans--a systematic review.}, author={Emma L. Bailey and Colin P. Smith and Cathie L. M. Sudlow and Joanna M. Wardlaw}, journal={Brain pathology}, year={2012}, volume={22 5}, pages={583-91} }