Clinical Neuroscience

[Medial thalamic infarction, atrial septal aneurysm and platelet hyperaggregability - a case report]

RÓZSA Csilla1, ASBÓT Richárd2, BARSI Péter3, BLASKÓ György4, KOMOLY Sámuel1

SEPTEMBER 20, 1994

Clinical Neuroscience - 1994;47(09-10)

[The history of a 23 year old male patient is reported who developed sudden disturbance of consciousness, diplopia, right hemiparesis, dysesthesia and later dementia due to medial thalamic infarction. The coexistence of atrial septal aneurysm and platelet hyperaggregability suggested microembolisation. The importance of the transesophageal echocardiography and platelet function tests in young patients with cerebral ischemia is emphasised.]

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  1. SOTE Neurológiai Klinika
  2. Nemzetközi Egészségügyi Központ, Budapest
  3. Országos Pszichiátriai és Neurológiai Intézet
  4. Szent Imre Kórház, Budapest

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