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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Kis, B; Liebig, T; Berlit, P 
Title:
Severe supraaortal atherosclerotic disease resembling Takayasu's Arteritis. 
Abstract:
We report a case of a 64 year-old man whose clinical presentation and neuroimaging findings strikingly resembled those found in Takayasu's Arteritis which is characterized by the triad of absent radial pulses, ischemic retinopathy, and carotid sinus hyperreflexia causing syncopes. Angiographically, the patient exhibited severe atherosclerotic changes of the supraaortic large vessels. Stent-assisted angioplasty resulted in both clinical improvement and increased cerebral blood flow as measured by...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Vasc Health Risk Manag 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
351-4 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1176-6344 
TUM Institution:
Abteilung für Neuroradiologie