Patterns of sensory abnormality in cortical stroke: evidence for a dichotomized sensory system.

@article{Kim2007PatternsOS,
  title={Patterns of sensory abnormality in cortical stroke: evidence for a dichotomized sensory system.},
  author={Jong Sung Kim},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={174-80}
}
OBJECTIVE To characterize sensory symptoms in patients with stroke occurring in the cerebral cortex. METHODS We studied clinical and imaging findings of 24 patients who had prominent sensory symptoms without definitive motor dysfunction. RESULTS According to the sensory manifestations, patients were divided into dominant impairment of primitive sensation (DIPS) group, dominant impairment of cortical sensation (DICS) group, and paresthesia-only group. DIPS was related to lesions involving… CONTINUE READING