cerebral arterial diseases

Summary

Summary: Diseases of intracranial arteries which supply the cerebrum of the brain, including the ANTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY; MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY; and POSTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY. Included in this category are atherosclerotic, congenital, traumatic, infectious, inflammatory, and other conditions.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Dysarthria due to supratentorial and infratentorial ischemic stroke: a diffusion-weighted imaging study
    Emre Kumral
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:331-8. 2007
  2. ncbi Severe ipsilateral carotid stenosis and middle cerebral artery disease in lacunar ischaemic stroke: innocent bystanders?
    G E Mead
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    J Neurol 249:266-71. 2002
  3. pmc Isolated corpus callosal infarction secondary to pericallosal artery disease presenting as alien hand syndrome
    N C Suwanwela
    Neurological Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:533-6. 2002
  4. ncbi The course of patients with lacunar infarcts and a parent arterial lesion: similarities to large artery vs small artery disease
    Oh Young Bang
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea
    Arch Neurol 61:514-9. 2004
  5. ncbi Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for intracranial atherosclerotic lesions: evolution of technique and short-term results
    J J Connors
    Department of Radiology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, USA
    J Neurosurg 91:415-23. 1999
  6. pmc Elective stenting for symptomatic middle cerebral artery stenosis presenting as transient ischaemic deficits or stroke attacks: short term arteriographical and clinical outcome
    J K Kim
    Graduate School of Life Science and Biotechnology, Pundang CHA Hospital, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University, 351 Yatapdong, Pundangku, Sungnam 463 712, Korea
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:847-51. 2004
  7. ncbi Natural history of stenosis from intracranial atherosclerosis by serial angiography
    P T Akins
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Stroke 29:433-8. 1998
  8. ncbi Prevalence and prognostic impact of microembolic signals in arterial sources of embolism. A systematic review of the literature
    Martin A Ritter
    Dept of Neurology, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 33, 48129 Munster, Germany
    J Neurol 255:953-61. 2008
  9. ncbi Progression and clinical recurrence of symptomatic middle cerebral artery stenosis: a long-term follow-up transcranial Doppler ultrasound study
    J F Arenillas
    Cerebrovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 32:2898-904. 2001
  10. ncbi Middle cerebral artery stenosis is a major clinical determinant in striatocapsular small, deep infarction
    Oh Young Bang
    Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Ajou University, Woncheon dong San 5, Paldal Ku, Suwon, Kyungki do 442 749, South Korea
    Arch Neurol 59:259-63. 2002

Detail Information

Publications169 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Dysarthria due to supratentorial and infratentorial ischemic stroke: a diffusion-weighted imaging study
    Emre Kumral
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:331-8. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi Severe ipsilateral carotid stenosis and middle cerebral artery disease in lacunar ischaemic stroke: innocent bystanders?
    G E Mead
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    J Neurol 249:266-71. 2002
    ..Therefore, our aim was to compare the severity of ipsilateral with contralateral ICA and MCA disease in patients with lacunar ischaemic stroke...
  3. pmc Isolated corpus callosal infarction secondary to pericallosal artery disease presenting as alien hand syndrome
    N C Suwanwela
    Neurological Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:533-6. 2002
    ..These patients were unique in their presentation as a callosal type of alien hand syndrome secondary to ischaemic stroke...
  4. ncbi The course of patients with lacunar infarcts and a parent arterial lesion: similarities to large artery vs small artery disease
    Oh Young Bang
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea
    Arch Neurol 61:514-9. 2004
    ..The significance of occlusive lesions of the parent artery in patients with lacunar syndrome (LS) and small deep infarcts (SDIs) on diffusion-weighted imaging remains unclear...
  5. ncbi Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for intracranial atherosclerotic lesions: evolution of technique and short-term results
    J J Connors
    Department of Radiology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, USA
    J Neurosurg 91:415-23. 1999
    ....
  6. pmc Elective stenting for symptomatic middle cerebral artery stenosis presenting as transient ischaemic deficits or stroke attacks: short term arteriographical and clinical outcome
    J K Kim
    Graduate School of Life Science and Biotechnology, Pundang CHA Hospital, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University, 351 Yatapdong, Pundangku, Sungnam 463 712, Korea
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:847-51. 2004
    ..Although stent assisted angioplasty is an effective treatment for coronary and peripheral arterial disease, its efficacy in intracranial arteriosclerotic disease has not been verified...
  7. ncbi Natural history of stenosis from intracranial atherosclerosis by serial angiography
    P T Akins
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Stroke 29:433-8. 1998
    ..Knowledge of the natural history of stenoses due to intracranial atherosclerosis may be useful for evaluating possible treatments such as angioplasty...
  8. ncbi Prevalence and prognostic impact of microembolic signals in arterial sources of embolism. A systematic review of the literature
    Martin A Ritter
    Dept of Neurology, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Str 33, 48129 Munster, Germany
    J Neurol 255:953-61. 2008
    ..We investigated prevalences of MES and whether MES detection is of proven use for risk stratification...
  9. ncbi Progression and clinical recurrence of symptomatic middle cerebral artery stenosis: a long-term follow-up transcranial Doppler ultrasound study
    J F Arenillas
    Cerebrovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 32:2898-904. 2001
    ..We conducted a prospective study to determine which factors are associated with the progression of symptomatic middle cerebral artery (MCA) stenosis and to evaluate the relationship between progression and clinical recurrence...
  10. ncbi Middle cerebral artery stenosis is a major clinical determinant in striatocapsular small, deep infarction
    Oh Young Bang
    Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Ajou University, Woncheon dong San 5, Paldal Ku, Suwon, Kyungki do 442 749, South Korea
    Arch Neurol 59:259-63. 2002
    ..The significance of the stenotic lesions of the middle cerebral artery (MCA) in Asian patients with striatocapsular small, deep infarctions (SSDIs) remains undetermined...
  11. ncbi Frequency of subclinical lacunar infarcts in ischemic leukoaraiosis and cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
    Michael O'Sullivan
    Division of Clinical Neuroscience, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, England
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1348-54. 2003
    ..In this study, the frequency of asymptomatic new lesions in ischemic leukoaraiosis and CADASIL was determined as a step toward assessing the potential of this technique as a surrogate marker of disease activity...
  12. ncbi [Two cases of main trunk artery occlusion associated with multiple cerebral aneurysms]
    Akihiro Inoue
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ehime Prefectural Central Hospital, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 34:1131-8. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi Dynamic autoregulation testing in patients with middle cerebral artery stenosis
    C Haubrich
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Stroke 34:1881-5. 2003
    ..So far, it has been unclear whether CSA can be used to assess stenoses of the intracranial arteries...
  14. ncbi [Cerebral artery lesion in a patient with infective endocarditis: serial MRI and MRA findings of cerebral artery stenosis]
    Yoshiharu Taguchi
    Department of Neurology, Toyama University Hospital, 2630 Sugitani, Toyama 930 0194, Japan
    No To Shinkei 58:879-83. 2006
    ..We wish to emphasize that combination of MRI with Gd enhancement and MRA may be useful not only for diagnosis of cerebral artery stenosis but also for evaluation of treatment effect...
  15. ncbi Evaluation of hyperintense vessels on FLAIR MRI for the diagnosis of multiple intracerebral arterial stenoses
    Daniela Iancu-Gontard
    Department of Neuroradiology, Centre Hospitalier Sainte Anne, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    Stroke 34:1886-91. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether HVS was more frequent in patients with intracerebral arterial stenoses than in those without stenosis regardless of the presence of a brain infarct...
  16. pmc The effects of middle cerebral artery occlusion on central nervous system apoptotic events in normal and diabetic rats
    Mark Britton
    Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201 1928, USA
    Int J Exp Diabesity Res 4:13-20. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi Comparison of CT perfusion and angiography and MRI in selecting stroke patients for acute treatment
    M Wintermark
    Neuroradiology Section, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Neurology 68:694-7. 2007
    ..Relying on MRI or PCT/CTA would have led to the same treatment decisions in all cases but one...
  18. ncbi [A case of moyamoya disease diagnosed by cerebral ischemic symptoms induced by anti-hypertensive therapy]
    Youichi Yanagawa
    Self Defense Force Etajima Hospital, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 31:275-9. 2003
    ..In cases presenting cerebral ischemia due to the lowering of high systemic blood pressure, it is necessary to make a differential diagnosis of a disease causing hemodynamic cerebral insufficiency...
  19. ncbi Dissecting aneurysms of the middle cerebral artery: neuroradiological and clinical features
    H Ohkuma
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, 5 Zaifu cho, 036 8562, Hirosaki, Japan
    Neuroradiology 45:143-8. 2003
    ..A double lumen or intimal flap was seen in about half the cases. Rebleeding occurred within 14 days of the onset in five of the nine patients, with a poor prognosis...
  20. ncbi Ischemic lacunar stroke in patients with and without potential mechanism other than small-artery disease
    Ralf W Baumgartner
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Stroke 34:653-9. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi Is 15 mm size criterion for lacunar infarction still valid? A study on strictly subcortical middle cerebral artery territory infarction using diffusion-weighted MRI
    A Hyun Cho
    Department of Neurology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:14-9. 2007
    ..We sought to assess whether the lacunar hypothesis based on size is still valid...
  22. ncbi Impaired dynamic cerebral autoregulation in eclampsia
    E Oehm
    Department of Neurology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 22:395-8. 2003
    ..Because of its probably high sensitivity to hemodynamic disturbances, assessment of DCA might be of great value in early pre-eclampsia for risk prediction of cerebral arteriopathy and eclampsia...
  23. ncbi Ion changes in spreading ischaemia induce rat middle cerebral artery constriction in the absence of NO
    Olaf Windmüller
    Department of Neurology, Charite University Medicine, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Brain 128:2042-51. 2005
    ..In the presence of NO they mediate vasodilatation and in its absence they mediate constriction...
  24. ncbi Synthesis and structure-activity relationships of novel selective factor Xa inhibitors with a tetrahydroisoquinoline ring
    Hiroshi Ueno
    Central Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Japan Tobacco Inc, 1 1, Murasaki cho, Takatsuki, Osaka, 569 1125, Japan
    J Med Chem 48:3586-604. 2005
    ..1 mg kg(-1) h(-1). These results suggest that compound 2 (JTV-803) is likely to be useful as both a venous and arterial antithrombotic agent...
  25. ncbi Neuroborreliosis causing focal cerebral arteriopathy in a child
    M G P J Cox
    Department of Child Neurology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuropediatrics 36:104-7. 2005
    ..Although rare, infectious and potentially treatable causes of arterial ischemic stroke should be considered in every child with a documented cerebral arteriopathy...
  26. ncbi Transcranial color-coded sonography for the detection of middle cerebral artery stenosis
    Sung Chun Tang
    Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Ultrasound Med 24:451-7; quiz 459-60. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate the accuracy and criteria of transcranial color-coded sonography (TCCS) in detecting severe middle cerebral artery (MCA) stenosis...
  27. ncbi Transformation of diffuse beta-amyloid precursor protein and beta-amyloid deposits to plaques in the thalamus after transient occlusion of the middle cerebral artery in rats
    Thomas van Groen
    Department of Neuroscience and Neurology, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Stroke 36:1551-6. 2005
    ..The present study examined the long-term presence of beta-amyloid precursor protein (APP) and beta-amyloid (Abeta) accumulation in the rat thalamus after focal cerebral ischemia...
  28. ncbi Giant serpentine middle cerebral artery aneurysm
    A Pany
    Radiology Department, Sunway Medical Centre, Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur
    Med J Malaysia 59:422-4. 2004
    ..Catheter angiography is the investigation of choice for evaluating the location, flow dynamics and extent of the serpentine aneurysm. The patient had embolisation done for the giant serpentine aneurysm...
  29. ncbi Multi-slice CT angiography in evaluation of extracranial-intracranial bypass
    Mehmet Teksam
    Department of Radiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Eur J Radiol 52:217-20. 2004
    ..In 1 patient, STA-MCA bypass was not well seen on MSCTA and suspected for occlusion. DSA identified the occlusion of bypass on this patient. MSCTA seems to be a very promising noninvasive technique in evaluation of EC-IC bypass...
  30. ncbi Negative ultrasound findings in patients with cervical artery dissection. Negative ultrasound in CAD
    R Dittrich
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 33, 48129, Munster, Germany
    J Neurol 253:424-33. 2006
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was (1) to characterize the angiological features in CAD and (2) to determine the frequency of initially normal ultrasonography (US) findings...
  31. pmc Prognosis of asymptomatic stenosis of the middle cerebral artery
    C Kremer
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1300-3. 2004
    ..The risk of ischaemic events in asymptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis is unknown...
  32. ncbi Correlation between flow-sensitive alternating inversion recovery perfusion imaging with different inversion times and cerebral flow reserve evaluated by single-photon-emission computed tomography
    Masafumi Harada
    Department of Radiologic Technology, School of Health Sciences, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
    Neuroradiology 46:649-54. 2004
    ..A reversed linear correlation ( r=0.75) was found between SR and CFR, indicating that differences of FAIR images with changes of TI will be affected by cerebral flow reserve...
  33. ncbi Large-artery stroke in a young patient with Crohn's disease. Role of vitamin B6 deficiency-induced hyperhomocysteinemia
    S Younes-Mhenni
    Service d Urgences Neurovasculaires, Hopital Neurologique, 59 Boulevard Pinel, 69003 Lyon, France
    J Neurol Sci 221:113-5. 2004
    ..Our case report stresses the importance of vitamin deficiency screening in patients with IBD in terms of stroke prevention...
  34. ncbi Prospective study of symptomatic atherothrombotic intracranial stenoses: the GESICA study
    M Mazighi
    Department of Neuroradiology, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    Neurology 66:1187-91. 2006
    ..Symptomatic intracranial atherothrombotic stenoses (ICAS) are associated with high rates of cerebrovascular ischemic events...
  35. ncbi [Biodiv Ysio stent for symptomatic stenosis of middle cerebral artery]
    Wei Jian Jiang
    Neurovascular Angioplasty Team, Department of Interventional Neuroradiology, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing 100050, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 43:254-7. 2004
    ..To assess the safety and feasibility of Biodiv Ysio stent for patients with symptomatic M1 stenosis of middle cerebral artery (MCA)...
  36. ncbi [Fusion imaging of the 3D MR cisternography/angiography for the assessment of the intracranial major cerebral arterial stenosis]
    Toru Satoh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Ryofukai Satoh Neurosurgical Hospital, 5 23 23 Matsunaga cho, Fukuyama, Hiroshima 729 0104, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 34:591-6. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi Multifocal varicella-zoster virus vasculopathy without rash
    Andrew N Russman
    Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:1607-9. 2003
    ..Treatment with intravenous acyclovir stabilized but did not significantly improve her neurological deficits...
  38. ncbi Reexamining the quantification of perfusion MRI data in the presence of bolus dispersion
    Linda Ko
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:639-43. 2007
    ..To determine the true impact of dispersion upon cerebral blood flow (CBF) quantification by removing an algorithm implementation-induced systematic error...
  39. ncbi Intracranial large artery disease among OCSP subtypes in ethnic South Asian ischemic stroke patients
    Deidre Anne De Silva
    National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore General Hospital Campus, Singapore
    J Neurol Sci 260:147-9. 2007
    ..Clinical axioms using OSCP subtypes based on Caucasian data may be misleading if applied to ethnic South Asians...
  40. ncbi Adjuvant use of abciximab for balloon angioplasty of symptomatic middle cerebral artery stenosis
    D H Lee
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Radiol 46:534-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the safety of adjuvant intravenous use of abciximab in balloon angioplasty for symptomatic middle cerebral artery stenosis...
  41. ncbi MR diagnosis of myxomatous aneurysms: report of two cases
    P G Nucifora
    Department of Radiology, University of California-San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:1349-52. 2001
    ..On T2-weighted images, these myxomatous aneurysms appeared as low signal intensity flow voids, sometimes associated with cerebral infarctions...
  42. ncbi Overexpression of heme oxygenase-1 is neuroprotective in a model of permanent middle cerebral artery occlusion in transgenic mice
    N Panahian
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, New York 14642, USA
    J Neurochem 72:1187-203. 1999
    ..We suggest that pharmacological stimulation of HO-1 activity may constitute a novel therapeutic approach in the amelioration of ischemic injury during the acute period of stroke...
  43. pmc Vessel wall contrast enhancement: a diagnostic sign of cerebral vasculitis
    Wilhelm Kuker
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:23-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish the value of contrast-enhanced MRI, proven to be sensitive to extradural arteritis, for the identification of intracranial vessel wall inflammation...
  44. ncbi Normal variants of the intracranial circulation demonstrated by MR angiography at 3T
    H Parmar
    National Neuroscience Institute, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433, Singapore
    Eur J Radiol 56:220-8. 2005
    ..The salient imaging features of these anomalies and normal variations are discussed with relevance to clinical practice...
  45. ncbi Clinical and sonographic patterns of tandem internal carotid artery/middle cerebral artery occlusion in tissue plasminogen activator-treated patients
    Ashraf El-Mitwalli
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    Stroke 33:99-102. 2002
    ..We describe clinical and sonographic patterns that are associated with tandem internal carotid artery (ICA) and middle cerebral artery (MCA) occlusions...
  46. ncbi Intracranial dissection and extracranial hypoplasia of the internal carotid artery
    Fabrizio Sallustio
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 27:795-8. 2008
  47. ncbi Preoperative evaluation of venous systems with computed tomography venography in parasagittal meningiomas
    Junping Zhen
    Shandong University, Shandong, China
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 32:293-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to study the diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography venography (CTV) in assessing the superior sagittal sinus (SSS) obstruction and venous collaterals...
  48. ncbi [Protective effect of cyclopentyladenosine in a minimally invasive model of acute cerebral focal ischemia in rats]
    G Z Sufianova
    Pharmacology Department, Irkutsk State Medical University, Irkutsk, Russia
    Eksp Klin Farmakol 65:24-6. 2002
    ..CPA injections produced a pronounced neuroprotector effect on the minimum-invasive focal brain ischemia model in rats...
  49. ncbi Optimal values of flow velocity on transcranial Doppler in grading middle cerebral artery stenosis in comparison with magnetic resonance angiography
    Shan Gao
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Neuroimaging 12:213-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the optimal values of flow velocity on transcranial Doppler (TCD) in grading the severity of middle cerebral artery (MCA) stenosis in comparison with magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)...
  50. ncbi Diazepam does not reduce infarct size in rats subjected to transient occlusion of the middle cerebral artery when normothermia is maintained
    Johanna Kuhmonen
    Department of Neuroscience and Neurology, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Pharm Pharmacol 54:1565-9. 2002
    ..We conclude that diazepam-induced enhancement of GABA(A) activity does not effectively protect against neuronal damage that occurs after transient MCAO in normothermic rats...
  51. ncbi [Stroke in young adults with celiac disease]
    S Audia
    Service de médecine interne et maladies systémiques, CHU de Dijon, Hopital General, 3, rue du Faubourg Raines, 21000 Dijon, France
    Rev Med Interne 29:228-31. 2008
    ..Celiac disease is a common condition with a prevalence of about 1%. Clinical extradigestive presentations are various and stroke can be one of the neurological manifestations...
  52. ncbi More coronary artery stenosis, more cerebral artery stenosis? A simultaneous angiographic study discloses their strong correlation
    Ai Hsien Li
    Cardiovascular Center, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Banchao, Taipei, Taiwan
    Heart Vessels 22:297-302. 2007
    ..We conclude the CAS is coexistent in more than half of the CAD patients in this study. Our study also implies a proportional increase in the severity of CAS to CAD severity...
  53. ncbi Intraoperative perfusion computerized tomography scanning for management of intracranial stent placement in a patient with tandem intracranial stenoses. Case report
    Matthew F Sanford
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Neurosurg 102:918-21. 2005
    ....
  54. ncbi Cerebral hyperperfusion syndrome after superficial temporal artery-middle cerebral artery bypass for severe intracranial steno-occlusive disease: a case control study
    Kejia Teo
    Division of Neurosurgery, National University Hospital, Singapore
    Neurosurgery 72:936-42; discussion 942-3. 2013
    ..We perform external carotid-internal carotid (EC-IC) artery bypass in our patients with severe stenosis of the intracranial internal carotid (ICA) or middle cerebral artery (MCA) with impaired cerebral vasodilatory reserve (CVR)...
  55. ncbi Mechanical thrombectomy with the Solitaire AB device in large intracerebral artery occlusions
    John J McCabe
    Neurological Intervention and Imaging Service of Western Australia NIISWA, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 57:149-55. 2013
    ..The Solitaire AB device is used for clot retrieval with unprecedented revascularisation rates being reported. Our aim is to report our experiences of the safety and efficacy of the Solitaire AB device in acute ischaemic stroke...
  56. ncbi Factors associated with favorable response to hyperbaric oxygen therapy among patients presenting with iatrogenic cerebral arterial gas embolism
    Wondwossen G Tekle
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, 12 100 PWB, 516 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Neurocrit Care 18:228-33. 2013
    ..Iatrogenic cerebral arterial gas embolism (CAGE) is an uncommon but potentially a fatal condition. Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy is the only definitive treatment for patients with CAGE presenting with acute neurologic deficits...
  57. ncbi Perinatal arterial stroke: understanding mechanisms and outcomes
    Yvonne W Wu
    Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Semin Neurol 25:424-34. 2005
    ..The incidence, clinical presentation, pathogenesis, risk factors, and outcome of this increasingly recognized disorder are reviewed...
  58. ncbi Intraoperative monitoring of blood flow insufficiency during surgery of middle cerebral artery aneurysms
    Kazuomi Horiuchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan
    J Neurosurg 103:275-83. 2005
    ....
  59. ncbi Selection of both normal and bleeding patients is indicated before desmopressin administration
    Antonio Girolami
    Thromb Haemost 93:1198. 2005
  60. ncbi Intracerebral large artery disease in Aicardi-Goutières syndrome implicates SAMHD1 in vascular homeostasis
    Venkateswaran Ramesh
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:725-32. 2010
    ..To describe a spectrum of intracerebral large artery disease in Aicardi-Goutières syndrome (AGS) associated with mutations in the AGS5 gene SAMHD1...
  61. ncbi Effect of combination therapy with the angiotensin receptor blocker losartan plus hydrochlorothiazide on brain perfusion in patients with both hypertension and cerebral hemodynamic impairment due to symptomatic chronic major cerebral artery steno-occlusiv
    Hiroaki Saura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:354-61. 2012
    ....
  62. ncbi Takayasu arteritis with intracranial involvement mimicking epilepsy: case report and review of the literature
    Zahit Bolaman
    Division of Hematology, Adnan Menderes University Medical Faculty, Turkey
    Intern Med 50:1345-8. 2011
    ..During the control period she had no convulsion. In young patients TA should be kept in mind as a rare cause in convulsion etiology. Intracranial involvement of TA must be evaluated especially if there is a headache and convulsion...
  63. ncbi Distal hyperintense vessels on FLAIR images predict large-artery stenosis in patients with transient ischemic attack
    Kotaro Yoshioka
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45, Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0034, Japan
    Neuroradiology 55:165-9. 2013
    ..Despite its relevance to patient care outcomes, the presence of DHV has not been evaluated in patients with transient ischemic attack (TIA)...
  64. ncbi Persistent hypoglossal artery--an increased risk for intracranial aneurysms?
    Mario Teo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Institute of Neurological Science, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 26:891-2. 2012
    ..She underwent successful coil embolisation of the ruptured aneurysm. We reviewed the literature on persistent hypoglossal artery and found 26% of them have associated intracranial aneurysms. This controversial topic is discussed...
  65. ncbi Quantitative T*2-mapping based on multi-slice multiple gradient echo flash imaging: retrospective correction for subject motion effects
    Joerg Magerkurth
    Brain Imaging Center, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 66:989-97. 2011
    ..Experimental results show that the method works well for sparse motion, but fails for strong motion affecting the same k-space lines in both acquisitions...
  66. ncbi Three-dimensional morphometry of the A1 segment of the anterior cerebral artery with neurosurgical relevance
    Anna Zurada
    Department of Anatomy, Collegium Anatomicum, Medical Faculty, University of Varmia and Masuria, Olsztyn, Poland
    Neurosurgery 67:1768-82; discussion 1782. 2010
    ..Despite research in the anatomical sciences for the last 200 years, some structures of the human body remain controversial or incompletely described. One of these structures is the A1 segment of the anterior cerebral artery (ACA)...
  67. ncbi [Analysis of acute cerebral arterial thrombosis with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome]
    Long yuan Jiang
    Departments of Emergency, Second Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510120, China
    Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 27:1215-7. 2007
    ..To investigate the incidence, case fatality and risk factors of acute cerebral arterial thrombosis complicated by multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS)...
  68. ncbi Dissecting aneurysms involving both anterior cerebral artery and aorta
    Noriyuki Sakata
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pathol Int 57:224-8. 2007
    ..Coexistence of dissecting aneurysms in the anterior cerebral artery and aorta suggests the presence of underlying pathogenesis that is common to these two dissection processes...
  69. ncbi [The management of central nervous system involvement in the antiphospholipid syndrome]
    Joanna Kur-Zalewska
    Wojskowy Instytut Medyczny, Klinika Chorób Wewnetrznych i Reumatologii, Warszawa
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 115:471-6. 2006
  70. ncbi Hereditary systemic angiopathy (HSA) with cerebral calcifications, retinopathy, progressive nephropathy, and hepatopathy
    D T Winkler
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    J Neurol 255:77-88. 2008
    ..Early diagnosis of hereditary systemic angiopathies is important in order to prevent patients from repetitive invasive diagnostic measures and to avoid the use of inappropriate and potentially harmful drugs...
  71. ncbi Encephalic large arteries narrowness and peripheral neuropathy in a patient with adult-onset Still's disease
    Hong Zhao
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Peking University First Hospital, 8, Xishiku Street, West District, 100034 Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Rheumatol Int 28:1261-4. 2008
    ..His generalized neuropathy and other symptoms were rapidly improved by receiving glucocorticoid therapy. We do a literature review about neurological manifestations observed in AOSD patients...
  72. ncbi Diagnostic and prognostic value of contrast-enhanced ultrasound in acute stroke
    J Allendoerfer
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
    Ultraschall Med 29:S210-4. 2008
    ..The possibility for bedside examination, the non-invasiveness and the cost-effectiveness are features which make TCCS an optimal tool for the evaluation of cerebral vessels in acute ischemic stroke...
  73. ncbi Aspirin or anticoagulants in stenosis of the middle cerebral artery: A randomized trial
    J Marti-Fabregas
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 22:162-9. 2006
    ....
  74. ncbi Intracranial 2D and 3D DSA with flat panel detector of the direct conversion type: initial experience
    Yoshihisa Hatakeyama
    Department of Radiology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health School of Medicine, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, 807 8555, Japan
    Eur Radiol 16:2594-602. 2006
    ....
  75. ncbi Follow-up of combined intervention for patients with both renal and cerebral artery stenosis
    Xiao xi Bian
    Department of Nephrology, Ji Shui Tan Hospital, Beijing 100035, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 119:749-52. 2006
  76. ncbi The genetics of cervical artery dissection: a systematic review
    Stephanie Debette
    Clinical Neuroscience, St George s University of London, UK
    Stroke 40:e459-66. 2009
    ..The pathophysiology of cervical artery dissections (CAD), a major cause of ischemic stroke in young adults, is poorly understood. Several arguments suggest a genetic predisposition...
  77. ncbi In vitro model test and preliminary clinical application of a new method of ultrasonographic imaging: Vascular enhancement technology
    Xi Liu
    Department of Ultrasound Diagnostics, Tangdu Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, China
    Ultrasound Med Biol 35:1502-9. 2009
    ..The size and shape of the focus displayed by VET coincided with that observed using digital subtraction arteriography. VET is helpful in improving detection of the boundary of vessels and visualization of the microvasculature...
  78. pmc Little association between intracranial arterial stenosis and lacunar stroke
    Joanna M Wardlaw
    Scottish Imaging Network, a Platform for Scientific Excellence SINAPSE Collaboration, SFC Brain Imaging Research Centre, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:12-8. 2011
    ..MCA atheromatous stenosis is unlikely to be a common cause of lacunar stroke in white populations. Falling velocities with increasing white matter lesion scores may reflect progressive brain tissue loss leaving less tissue to supply...
  79. ncbi Impact of early transcranial Doppler screening and intensive therapy on cerebral vasculopathy outcome in a newborn sickle cell anemia cohort
    Francoise Bernaudin
    Pediatrics, Referral Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Centre Hospitalier Intercommunal of Créteil, 40 avenue de Verdun, Creteil, France
    Blood 117:1130-40; quiz 1436. 2011
    ..9%. In contrast, the 50% cumulative cerebral risk suggests the need for more preventive intervention...
  80. ncbi NADPH oxidase polymorphisms in cerebral small vessel disease
    Usman Khan
    Centre for Clinical Neuroscience, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:135-8. 2007
  81. ncbi Compromised hemodynamics associated with multipedicular lesions of cerebral arteries
    N Valerio
    Vascular Surgery Department, Timone University Hospital Center, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:219-26. 2001
    ..Results from this study show that multipedicular lesions lead to hemodynamic changes affecting hemispheric and vertebrobasilar territories. Surgical treatment can improve or normalize cerebral hemodynamic abnormalities and relieve NHS...
  82. ncbi Sickle cell cerebrovascular disease: usual and unusual findings on MR imaging and MR angiography
    Toshio Moritani
    Department of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Clin Imaging 28:173-86. 2004
    ..MRI and MRA are useful in defining the basis for stroke and assessing the effects of chronic transfusion therapy...
  83. ncbi Use of cerebrovascular reactivity in patients with symptomatic major cerebral artery occlusion to predict 5-year outcome: comparison of xenon-133 and iodine-123-IMP single-photon emission computed tomography
    Kuniaki Ogasawara
    Department of Neurosurgery, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 22:1142-8. 2002
    ....
  84. ncbi Benedikt and "plus-minus lid" syndromes arising from posterior cerebral artery branch occlusion
    Gulden Akdal
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, 35340, Inciralt, Izmir, Turkey
    J Neurol Sci 228:105-7. 2005
    ..Rare clinical presentations such as Benedikt and plus-minus syndromes can be seen together and be due to stenosis of the posterior cerebral artery with specific regional infarctions...
  85. ncbi Middle cerebral artery stenosis in type II diabetic Chinese patients is associated with conventional risk factors but not with polymorphisms of the renin-angiotensin system genes
    G Neil Thomas
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR
    Cerebrovasc Dis 16:217-23. 2003
    ..In Chinese, middle cerebral artery (MCA) stenosis is the most commonly identified intracranial vascular lesion. The involvement of renin-angiotensin system (RAS) gene polymorphisms in this condition has not been determined...
  86. ncbi Angiotensinogen gene promoter haplotype and microangiopathy-related cerebral damage: results of the Austrian Stroke Prevention Study
    H Schmidt
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Medical Molecular Biology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Stroke 32:405-12. 2001
    ..Arterial hypertension and age are the most important risk factors. We assessed the association between MARCD and sequence alterations in the promoter region of the angiotensinogen (AGT) gene...
  87. ncbi Intracranial arterial dolichoectasia and small-vessel disease in stroke patients
    Fernando Pico
    Department of Neurology, Versailles Mignot Hospital, Versailles, France
    Ann Neurol 57:472-9. 2005
    ..IADE in stroke patients was independently associated with parenchymal manifestations of small-vessel disease. These conditions may have in common underlying pathophysiological processes...
  88. ncbi Herpes zoster vasculitis: demonstration by MR angiography
    L Sarazin
    Department of Radiology, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 19:624-7. 1995
    ..Magnetic resonance angiography demonstrated multiple focal stenoses involving the proximal intracranial vessels which corresponded to endarteritis at autopsy...
  89. ncbi Prolongation of TCD-enhanced Doppler signal by continuous infusion of levovist
    Rocco Totaro
    Department of Neurology, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:1555-9. 2002
    ..66 mL/min as compared to 1 mL/min (p < 0.0001). Levovist injected at the infusion rate of 0.66 mL/min prolonged the mean duration of signal enhancement, maintaining its effectiveness...
  90. ncbi Inconspicuous visual field defect in anterior choroidal artery territory infarction
    Hsin Hung Chen
    Department of Neurology, Taipei Medical University, Municipal Wan Fang Hospital, No 111, Hsing Long Road, Section 3, Taipei 116, Taiwan
    J Clin Neurosci 13:699-702. 2006
    ..However, the visual field abnormality may be overlooked and the incidence underestimated since some patients may not be aware of the problem until uncovered by formal visual field testing...
  91. ncbi [The diagnosis and management of intracranial artery stenosis]
    Yong Jun Wang
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 42:531-2. 2003
  92. ncbi Comparison of transcranial color-coded sonography and magnetic resonance angiography in acute ischemic stroke
    L M Lien
    Department of Neurology, Shin Kong WHS Memorial Hospital, 95 Wen Chang Road, Shih Lin, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neuroimaging 11:363-8. 2001
    ..This study was designed to assess the accuracy of transcranial color-coded sonography (TCCS) as compared to magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) for detecting intracranial arterial stenosis in patients with acute cerebral ischemia...
  93. ncbi Perinatal arterial ischaemic stroke: an update with literature review
    Shahnaz Hamid Ibrahim
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:395-9. 2008
    ..The management and the prognosis are also reviewed especially discussing the factors that affect the long term prognosis...
  94. ncbi [Syphilitic cerebral arteritis: complete remission after adequate treatment]
    B Sánchez-Marín
    Neurologia 19:38-9. 2004
  95. ncbi Cerebral arterial thrombosis in a young woman following vasopressin for von Willebrand's disease
    Christopher Grainge
    Derriford Hospital, Department of Haematology, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 8DH, United Kingdom
    Thromb Haemost 93:380. 2005
  96. ncbi [Clinical case of the month. Report of a case of antiphospholipid syndrome]
    A Fumal
    Service de Neurologie,
    Rev Med Liege 56:480-3. 2001
    ..We reviewed the literature dedicated to the prothrombotic events linked to the presence of these antiphospholipid antibodies: the lupus anticoagulant and the anticardiolipin antibodies...
  97. ncbi Saccular intracranial aneurysm: pathology and mechanisms
    Juhana Frösen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Topeliuksenkatu 5, 00260 Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Neuropathol 123:773-86. 2012
    ..This may start the processes that eventually can lead to the decellularized and degenerated sIA wall that is prone to rupture...
  98. ncbi Associations of cigarette smoking with intracranial atherosclerosis in the patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Doh Eui Kim
    Department of Neurology, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 114:1243-7. 2012
    ..We set out to examine the differences in the risk factors between smokers and nonsmokers and to investigate the association of cigarette smoking with cerebral arterial stenosis...
  99. ncbi Preceding intravenous thrombolysis facilitates endovascular mechanical recanalization in large intracranial artery occlusion
    Thomas Pfefferkorn
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Grosshadern, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Int J Stroke 7:14-8. 2012
    ..To test this hypothesis, we analyzed the influence of intravenous thrombolysis on net intervention time in subsequent endovascular mechanical recanalization...
  100. ncbi Critique of "Stenting versus aggressive medical therapy for intracranial arterial stenosis" by Chimowitz et al in the new England Journal of Medicine
    Alex Abou-Chebl
    Department of Neurology, Room 113, University of Louisville, 500 S Preston Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Stroke 43:616-20. 2012
    ..In this commentary, the authors review possible explanations for these findings and suggest future strategies for study...
  101. ncbi Isolated lateral thalamic infarction: the role of posterior cerebral artery disease
    J Y Kwon
    Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, University of Ulsan, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Neurol 19:265-70. 2012
    ..We aimed to investigate the prevalence of PCAD in LTI and differences in clinical and imaging findings between LTIs associated with PCAD and SVD...

Research Grants11

  1. NMR STUDIES OF HEMORRHAGIC TRANSFORMATION IN ISCHEMIA
    Robert Knight; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  2. Normobaric Hyperoxia in Acute Ischemic Stroke
    Aneesh B Singhal; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Breathing high-flow oxygen may prove to be a simple, practical, portable, and potentially cost-effective therapy that improves stroke outcomes, either independently or by extending the time window for IV tPA. ..
  3. Perfusion MRI for multisite studies of brain function
    John A Detre; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The resulting technology will be made available to the biomedical community as a research product. ..
  4. Advanced NeuroImaging for Acute Stroke Treatment
    Max Wintermark; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Invited junior scientists, for whom funding is requested, were selected based on merit. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. A Seven Tesla MRI System for Small Animals MRI/MRS
    Robert Knight; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This Shared Instrumentation Grant will partially supply the funds to bring the present MRI/MRS system up to current standards, with HFHS supplying the rest. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Perfusion fMRI in Cocaine Addiction
    John Detre; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. EARLY DETERMINATION OF STROKE SUBTYPE: CT ANGIOGRAPHY
    Scott Kasner; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This approach will, for the first time, formally evaluate CTA as a tool for early stroke diagnosis and selection of patients with specific stroke mechanisms for specific mechanism-directed stroke therapies. ..
  8. MRI OF STRUCTURE/FUNCTION IN TEMPORAL LOBE EPILEPSY
    John Detre; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Validation of an fMRI protocol for assessing memory function will improve the safety and quality of the preoperative assessment for temporal lobectomy, and may have important implications for neurosurgical planning and prognosis. ..
  9. PHYSIOLOGY & PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF ACTIVATION FLOW COUPLING
    John Detre; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies will provide further insight into the parameters affecting the AFC response, and will suggest approaches for optimizing and interpreting functional imaging data. ..
  10. WARFARIN VS ASPIRIN FOR INTRACRANIAL ARTERIAL STENOSIS
    Marc Chimowitz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..e., greater than or equal to 6 percent per year) to justify a subsequent trial comparing intracranial angioplasty with best medical therapy in these patients. ..
  11. MRI of Acute Vascular Injury and Hemorrhagic Transformation in Ischemic Stroke
    Robert A Knight; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..e., BBB opening) and both will be functions of the variations in BBB associated proteins and/or brain swelling;and 2) the size of these changes are correlated over time, ROI, and treatment. ..