Vertebrobasilar distribution stroke mimicking transtentorial herniation

C. A. Lipinski, E. R. Swanson

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Abstract

Strokes in the vertebrobasilar arterial distribution may result in a variety of physical findings and can be challenging to diagnose. We report a case of a 60-year-old woman with infarction of the left midbrain, right pons, and bilateral thalami with physical findings resembling transtentorial herniation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)640-642
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Emergency Medicine
Volume31
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - 1998

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Thalamus
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Stroke

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Vertebrobasilar distribution stroke mimicking transtentorial herniation. / Lipinski, C. A.; Swanson, E. R.

In: Annals of Emergency Medicine, Vol. 31, No. 5, 1998, p. 640-642.

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Lipinski, C. A. ; Swanson, E. R. / Vertebrobasilar distribution stroke mimicking transtentorial herniation. In: Annals of Emergency Medicine. 1998 ; Vol. 31, No. 5. pp. 640-642.
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