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Carotid artery dissection

Known as: Dissection of carotid artery, dissection carotid artery 
Spontaneous or traumatic separation of the layers of the carotid artery wall. It manifests with headache, neck pain, temporary vision loss, and/or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
First symptoms and initial clinical, ultrasonographic and neuroradiological findings ascertained a mean of 5.6 days (SD = 5.6… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To assess the long-term outcomes after stent placement for the treatment of carotid artery dissections. METHODS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Internal carotid artery dissection (ICAD) is a frequent cause of ischemic stroke in young patients… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE A subject with dissection of the internal carotid artery (ICA) may present with a variety of symptoms… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Cranial nerve palsy was present in 23 of 190 consecutive adult patients (12%) with spontaneous dissection of the extracranial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
PURPOSE To compare three-dimensional time-of-flight magnetic resonance (MR) angiography, MR imaging, and transfemoral four-vessel… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Internal carotid artery dissection has increasingly been reported as a cause of transient ischemic attack… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In order to assess the prevalence and characteristics of cephalic pain in internal carotid artery (ICA) dissection, and to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Cervical internal carotid artery dissections are diagnosed with an increasing frequency, but reliable… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Blunt carotid dissection (BCD) is a rare injury occurring in less than one in 1,000 victims of blunt injuries. Using a 4-year… Expand
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