Middle cerebral artery infarcts encompassing the insula are more prone to growth

Ay H. , Arsava E. M. , KOROSHETZ W. J. , Sorensen A. G.

STROKE, cilt.39, ss.373-378, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1161/strokeaha.107.499095
  • Dergi Adı: STROKE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.373-378


Background and Purpose - Based on previous observations that infarcts encompassing the insula were linked to unfavorable clinical outcome, we hypothesized that insular damage was directly associated with worsened infarction in ischemic but potentially viable neighboring brain tissue.