Brachiocephalic atherosclerosis: A cause of amaurosis fugax

Academic Article


  • Atherosclerosis of the brachiocephalic artery is not generally recognized as a cause of amaurosis fugax. Five such cases are reported. Three patients underwent surgery and remain asymptomatic. One was lost to follow-up; another was receiving oral medication and remained asymptomatic for the 12-month follow-up period.
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  • Radiology  Journal
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    Author List

  • Kadir S; Roberson GH
  • Start Page

  • 171
  • End Page

  • 173
  • Volume

  • 130
  • Issue

  • 1