Postanoxic parkinsonism: clinical, radiologic, and pathologic correlation.

@article{Li2000PostanoxicPC,
  title={Postanoxic parkinsonism: clinical, radiologic, and pathologic correlation.},
  author={J Y Li and Ping Hong Lai and Cosmas Yun-Yin Chen and John Wang and Ying Keung Lo},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2000},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={591-3}
}
The authors report a 72-year-old patient who presented with parkinsonism after hypoxic-ischemic insult. T1-weighted MRI revealed high signal intensity lesions in the basal ganglia. Pathologic study of the brain disclosed multiple foci of old infarcts with gliosis and lipid-laden and hemosiderin-laden macrophages, indicating a previous minor hemorrhage after… CONTINUE READING