Transient ischemic attack due to dissection of the middle cerebral artery--case report.

@article{Iwamuro2001TransientIA,
  title={Transient ischemic attack due to dissection of the middle cerebral artery--case report.},
  author={Yasushi Iwamuro and Junya Jito and Mitsuaki Shirahata and Tomoo Tokime and Kazuo Hosotani and Yasuhiko Tokuriki},
  journal={Neurologia medico-chirurgica},
  year={2001},
  volume={41 8},
  pages={399-401}
}
A 57-year-old man presented with a transient ischemic attack due to dissection of the middle cerebral artery. He suffered total aphasia and clouding of consciousness for several minutes. On admission, he was alert without neurological deficit. Magnetic resonance (MR) angiography and conventional angiography depicted irregularity and double lumen of the left middle cerebral artery. The diagnosis was dissection of the middle cerebral artery. After 1 month, he left our institute with no… CONTINUE READING