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STROKE-ICA TERRITORY

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STROKE-ICA TERRITORY

1. Variable syndrome, 30%-40% are asymptomatic. Occlusion most common in the first part of the ICA.

2. Occular infarction - embolic occlusion of either retinal branch or central retinal artery.

3. Amaurosis fugax - harbinger of stroke in 25% of cases.

4. Cerebral infarction - variable presentation from minimal symptoms to extensive involvement of both ipsilateral MCA & ACA territories.


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REFERENCES

1. Wilkinson, I. (2017). Oxford handbook of clinical medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2. Hannaman, R. A., Bullock, L., Hatchell, C. A., & Yoffe, M. (2016). Internal medicine review core curriculum, 2017-2018. CO Springs, CO: MedStudy.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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