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Vol 12, No 1-2 (2010)
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Bilateral ischaemic stroke as a result of complication intravenous thrombolytic therapy (patient with Marie-Foix-Chavany syndrome)

Piotr Sobolewski, Irena Łabudzka, Monika Śledzińska, Renata Hatalska-Żerebiec, Barbara Loch, Genowefa Wolak, Marcin Grzesik, Anna Sobota, Wiktor Szczuchniak
Udar Mózgu. Problemy Interdyscyplinarne 2010;12(1-2):51-55.

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Vol 12, No 1-2 (2010)
Prace kazuistyczne
Published online: 2011-07-05

Abstract

We presented the case of a women with left hemiparesis in whom after thrombolytic treatment with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator, after initial improvement, both sides ischaemic stroke in the middle cerebral artery territory occurred. Initially, in the patient bilateral hemiparesis with a predominance of right hand was found. In the course of recovery from motor deficits, the symptoms of the opercular syndrome (Marie-Foix-Chaveny) in the form of dysfunction of facial muscles, masseter, tongue and throat dependent on will got predominant in the clinical picture with remaining involuntary movements.
Interdisciplinary Problems of Stroke 2010; 12 (1–2): 51–55

Abstract

We presented the case of a women with left hemiparesis in whom after thrombolytic treatment with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator, after initial improvement, both sides ischaemic stroke in the middle cerebral artery territory occurred. Initially, in the patient bilateral hemiparesis with a predominance of right hand was found. In the course of recovery from motor deficits, the symptoms of the opercular syndrome (Marie-Foix-Chaveny) in the form of dysfunction of facial muscles, masseter, tongue and throat dependent on will got predominant in the clinical picture with remaining involuntary movements.
Interdisciplinary Problems of Stroke 2010; 12 (1–2): 51–55
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Keywords

complication of rt-PA therapy; the opercular syndrome

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Title

Bilateral ischaemic stroke as a result of complication intravenous thrombolytic therapy (patient with Marie-Foix-Chavany syndrome)

Journal

Interdisciplinary Problems of Stroke

Issue

Vol 12, No 1-2 (2010)

Pages

51-55

Published online

2011-07-05

Bibliographic record

Udar Mózgu. Problemy Interdyscyplinarne 2010;12(1-2):51-55.

Keywords

complication of rt-PA therapy
the opercular syndrome

Authors

Piotr Sobolewski
Irena Łabudzka
Monika Śledzińska
Renata Hatalska-Żerebiec
Barbara Loch
Genowefa Wolak
Marcin Grzesik
Anna Sobota
Wiktor Szczuchniak

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