Postictal aphasia with transient sulcal hyperintensity on MRI

Ji Ho Lin, Shang Yeong Kwan, Dean Wu

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摘要

A 38-year-old man had postictal global aphasia after generalized tonic-clonic seizure, but recovered within 1 day. There was a focal increase in the signal intensity of the left frontoparietal sulci on fluid-attenuated inversion recovery magnetic resonance (MR) sequence 6 hours after the seizure, which disappeared 1 month later. The transient seizure-induced MR hyperintensity was possibly caused by ictal or postictal hyperemia and breakdown of the blood-brain barrier. This report aims to increase awareness of this condition and avoid unnecessary management.
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)499-502
頁數4
期刊Journal of the Chinese Medical Association
69
發行號10
出版狀態已發佈 - 十月 2006
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Aphasia
Seizures
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Hyperemia
Blood-Brain Barrier
Stroke

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Postictal aphasia with transient sulcal hyperintensity on MRI. / Lin, Ji Ho; Kwan, Shang Yeong; Wu, Dean.

於: Journal of the Chinese Medical Association, 卷 69, 編號 10, 10.2006, p. 499-502.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Lin, Ji Ho ; Kwan, Shang Yeong ; Wu, Dean. / Postictal aphasia with transient sulcal hyperintensity on MRI. 於: Journal of the Chinese Medical Association. 2006 ; 卷 69, 編號 10. 頁 499-502.
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