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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Infarction
Arteries
Mesencephalon
Thalamus
Incidence
Brain

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.

Artery of percheron infarction. / Yu, Guo Sheng; Kuo, Kuei Hong; Chan, Lung.

In: Acta Neurologica Taiwanica, Vol. 21, No. 2, 01.06.2012, p. 97-98.

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Yu, GS, Kuo, KH & Chan, L 2012, 'Artery of percheron infarction', Acta Neurologica Taiwanica, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 97-98.
Yu, Guo Sheng ; Kuo, Kuei Hong ; Chan, Lung. / Artery of percheron infarction. In: Acta Neurologica Taiwanica. 2012 ; Vol. 21, No. 2. pp. 97-98.
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