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|Title:||Atypical temporal arteritis causing posterior circulation stroke.||Austin Authors:||Stark, C D;Hughes, Andrew J||Affiliation:||Department of Neurology, Austin Hospital, 145 Studley Road, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia||Issue Date:||1-Sep-2010||Publication information:||Journal of Clinical Neuroscience : Official Journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia; 17(9): 1206-7||Abstract:||We report an 80-year-old woman presenting with a posterior circulation infarct secondary to temporal arteritis. The clinical and laboratory features were atypical. This case highlights the importance of having a low threshold for considering a temporal artery biopsy as accurate diagnosis, and prompt intervention may improve outcomes.||Gov't Doc #:||20627587||URI:||https://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/11074||DOI:||10.1016/j.jocn.2010.01.009||Journal:||Journal of Clinical Neuroscience||URL:||https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20627587||Type:||Journal Article||Subjects:||Aged, 80 and over
Giant Cell Arteritis.complications.radiography
Ischemic Attack, Transient.etiology.radiography
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