Postprandial limb-shaking: An unusual presentation of transient cerebral ischemia

William P. Cheshire, James F Meschia

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Abstract

We describe a 61-year-old woman with complete occlusion of the left carotid artery who presented with shaking of the right limbs after eating. She was found to have profound postprandial hypotension, and the episodes were interpreted as an unusual transient ischemic attack.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)243-246
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Autonomic Research
Volume16
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2006

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Transient Ischemic Attack
Carotid Arteries
Hypotension
Extremities
Eating

Keywords

  • Autonomic nervous system diseases
  • Carotid stenosis
  • Hypotension
  • Ischemic attack
  • Orthostatic
  • Postprandial period
  • Transient

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Postprandial limb-shaking : An unusual presentation of transient cerebral ischemia. / Cheshire, William P.; Meschia, James F.

In: Clinical Autonomic Research, Vol. 16, No. 3, 06.2006, p. 243-246.

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