Percutaneous Angioplasty of the Sole Patent Cerebral Artery in Two Patients with Takayasu’s Aortoarteritis

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We report two female patients with Takayasu's aortoarteritis, who presented with symptoms of cerebral ischemia due to critical stenosis of the sole patent cerebral artery. Both had occlusion of both vertebral arteries and one carotid artery with critical stenosis of the other carotid artery and presented with hemiparesis contralateral to the patent but… (More)
DOI: 10.4137/CMC.S38329

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@inproceedings{Varghese2016PercutaneousAO, title={Percutaneous Angioplasty of the Sole Patent Cerebral Artery in Two Patients with Takayasu’s Aortoarteritis}, author={K George Varghese and Srilakshmi M. Adhyapak}, booktitle={Clinical Medicine Insights. Cardiology}, year={2016} }