Two children had sudden onset of hemiplegia. Characteristic infarct patterns were demonstrated on brain scans, and arteriography confirmed cerebrovascular occlusion. Since pediatric stroke may be a recurring disorder, the brain scan technique which delivers a small radiation dose, is recommended as a means of long-term follow-up.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||American Journal of Diseases of Children|
|State||Published - Sep 1973|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health