Artery of percheron infarction

Guo Sheng Yu, Kuei Hong Kuo, Lung Chan

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Abstract

Artery of Percheron (AOP) is small perforating arteries supplying paramedian thalamus and mid-brain. The incidence of infarction is rare. We presented a 62-year-old man found conscious drowsy for 4 days. MRI revealed bilateral thalamic and midbrain infarction due to AOP occlusion.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)97-98
Number of pages2
JournalActa Neurologica Taiwanica
Volume21
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Artery of percheron
  • Infarction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neurology

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Yu, G. S., Kuo, K. H., & Chan, L. (2012). Artery of percheron infarction. Acta Neurologica Taiwanica, 21(2), 97-98.