[Recurrent ischemic strokes revealing Lyme meningovascularitis].


INTRODUCTION Infectious vascularitis is an unusual cause of ischemic stroke (IS). We report a case of Lyme meningovascularitis complicated with multiple IS. CASE REPORT A 64-year-old man, without any cardiovascular risk factor, was admitted for a right hemiparesia with a left thalamic hypodensity on the initial cerebral CT scan. No cause for this presumed… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neurol.2008.06.010


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@article{Sparsa2009RecurrentIS, title={[Recurrent ischemic strokes revealing Lyme meningovascularitis].}, author={Laetitia Sparsa and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Blanc and Val{\'e}rie Lauer and Benjamin Cretin and C. Marescaux and Ver{\'o}nica Wolff}, journal={Revue neurologique}, year={2009}, volume={165 3}, pages={273-7} }