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Vertebral artery syndrome

Known as: PICA syndrome 
A syndrome which occurs as a result of the occlusion of one of the vertebral arteries. It may be caused by atherosclerosis, embolism or hemorrhage… Expand
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2018
2018
We present the case of a 42-year-old man, with a medical history of schizophrenic psychosis, who was found dead on the floor of… Expand
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2014
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2014
Vertebrobasilar insufficiency is characterized by impaired blood flow within the posterior circulation, producing symptoms of… Expand
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2013
2013
Pica is the developmentally and culturally inappropriate eating of nonnutritive substances for at least 1 month. Herein, we… Expand
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2011
2011
Rotational vertebral artery syndrome (RVAS) is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal vertigo, nystagmus, and ataxia… Expand
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2011
2011
Rotational vertebral artery syndrome (RVAS) is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal vertigo, nystagmus, and ataxia… Expand
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2009
2009
When looking back into the history of botulism and contemplating the final understanding of the syndrome and the ultimate… Expand
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2008
2008
Whether the rotational vertebral artery syndrome (RVAS), consisting of attacks of vertigo, nystagmus and tinnitus elicited by… Expand
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2005
2005
In four patients with rotational vertebral artery syndrome (RVAS), the initial nystagmus was mostly downbeat, with the horizontal… Expand
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2002
2002
Whereas small gastric bezoars may be removed endoscopically, large bezoars traditionally are removed at laparotomy. We describe a… Expand
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1993
1993
Pica is defined as the compulsive eating of anything and has been known for more than a hundred years. It is a worldwide problem… Expand
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