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Uncommon Causes of Stroke By Edited by Julien Bogousslavsky

Uncommon Causes of Stroke
by Edited by Julien Bogousslavsky

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A companion to the second edition of Stroke Syndromes, this comprehensive reference provides in-depth descriptions of many rare and relatively uncommon causes of stroke. An essential resource to help physicians diagnose and treat stroke patients who do not fit well into the usual clinical categories.
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Uncommon Causes of Stroke by Edited by Julien Bogousslavsky

Published as a companion to the second edition of Stroke Syndromes, this comprehensive reference provides in-depth descriptions of many rare and relatively uncommon causes of stroke. Together with Stroke Syndromes, it emphasises pattern recognition in the location and diagnosis of stroke. This is the most comprehensive and authoritative text on stroke of uncommon cause. It describes various forms of angiitis, coagulation disorders, infective, paraneoplastic and metabolic disorders that may be associated with stroke, and a number of individually rare syndromes such as Eales disease, Fabry disease, and pseudoxanthoma elasticum. For all neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and vascular surgeons, it is a unique scientific and clinical resource. It will provide a useful reference to help physicians diagnose and treat stroke patients who do not fit well into the usual clinical categories.

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Uncommon Causes of Stroke Reviews

' ... stands alone as a readable text ... There is no doubt in my mind that this is a book worth having. I would recommend buying a personal copy and predict that it will become a standard text to be found in all departmental libraries.' Neuroradiology
'This is a useful reference for specialists evaluating patients with stroke of unknown cause and should be available as a library reference for other professionals who may have some of these patients in their practices.' Neurology
'This book, the essential companion volume to Stroke Syndromes, [complements it perfectly] is specifically concerned with describing uncommon causes of strokes. It contains a wealth of important information for all who work in the field; a rare collection to find together in one volume. ... This mine of information will be invaluable for neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro-radiologists and vascular surgeons ...' Extrait de la Revue des Questions scientifiques
"...valuable. (It) will appeal to the neurologist, and in particular the neurologist with an interest in vascular disease." Dr T Enevoldson, ACNR

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Isolated angiitis of the central nervous system Mathieu Zuber; 2. Temporal arteritis Stephen M. Davis; 3. Herpes zoster related vasculopathy and other viral vasculopathies Ralf W. Baumgartner; 4. Polyarteritis nodosa and Churg-Strauss syndrome Marc D. Reichhart and Julien Bogousslavsky; 5. Takayasu disease Yukito Shinohara; 6. Burgers's Disease (thrombangiitis obliterans) Hans-Christoph Diener and Tobias Kurth; 7. Cerebral vasculitis and stroke in patients with cerebral cysticercosis (tuberculosis and mycosis} Bruno Estanol and Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner; 8. Systemic lupus erythematosus Nancy Futrell; 9. Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome Christian L. Stallworth and Robin L. Brey; 10. Disseminated intravascular coagulation Robert J. Schwartzman; 11. Coagulation disorders Bruce M. Coull; 12. Moschcowitz syndrome (thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura) John Wade; 13. Hyperviscosity and stroke John F. Dashe; 14. Calcium, hypercalcemia, magnesium and brain ischemia Galen V. Henderson and Louis R. Caplan; 15. Cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes A. B. Singhal, W. Koroshetz and Louis R. Caplan; 16. Eclampsia and stroke during pregnancy and the puerperium Karla Kanis and Louis R. Caplan; 17. Stroke and substance abuse John C. M. Brust; 18. Paraneoplastic strokes Jose Castillo and Antoni Davalos; 19. Eales retinopathy Thomas R. Hedges and Louis R. Caplan; 20. Behcet's disease Emre Kumral; 21. Kohlmeier-Degos disease (malignant atrophic papulosis) Serge Blecic and Julien Bogousslavsky; 22. Inflammatory bowel disease Alexander Lossos; 23. Acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy Marc D. Reichhart and Julien Bogousslavsky; 24. Sweet's syndrome (acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis) B. Neundoerfer and A. Druschky; 25. Nephrotic syndrome and stroke Alfredo M. Lopez-Yunez and Jose Biller; 26. Kawasaki syndrome Serge Blecic and Julien Bogousslavsky; 27. Epidermal nevus syndrome Bhuwan P. Garg; 28. Pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas Gerald Devuyst and Julien Bogousslavsky; 29. Cerebrovascular complications of Rendu-Osler disease (hereditary hemorrhagic telengiectasia) J. F. Albucher and F. Chollet; 30. Cervicocephalic arterial dissections Bahram Mokri; 31. Cerebral amyloid angiopathies Didier Leys, Catherine Masson and Luc Buee; 32. Moyamoya Harold P. Adams, Jr; 33. Sneddon's syndrome Jan L. de Bleecker and Jacques L. de Reuck; 34. Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy H. Chabriat, A. Joutel, E. Tournier-Lasserve and M.G. Bousser; 35. Fabry's disease Steven Levin; 36. Metabolic causes of strokes Engin Y. Yilmaz, Betsy B. Love and Jose Biller; 37. Marfan disease Luis Cunha; 38. Pseudoxanthoma elasticum Louis R. Caplan and Chin-Sang Chung; 39. Ehlers-Danlos syndrome Carol F. Zimmerman and E. Steve Roach; 40. Progeria E. Steve Roach, I. Anselm, N. P. Rosman and Louis R. Caplan; 41. Microangiopathy of the retina, inner ear and brain: Susac's syndrome, 'SICRET' syndrome, RED-M syndrome or retinocochleocerebral arteriolopathy Isobel L. Henriques, Julian Bogousslavsky and Louis R. Caplan; 42. Hereditary endotheliopathy with retinopathy, nephropathy and stroke (HERNS) Joanna C. Jen and Robert W. Baloh; 43. MELAS and stroke in mitochondrial diseases Lorenz Hirt and Julien Bogousslavsky; 44. Sturge-Weber syndrome E. Steve Roach; 45. Von Hippel-Lindau disease John M. Duff and Luca Regli; 46. Cerebro-vascular manifestations in neurofibromatosis Alain Carruzzo and Julien Bogousslavsky; 47. Bone disorders and cerebrovascular disease Natan M. Bornstein and Vadim G. Karepov; 48. Cervical artery dissection syndromes Tobias Brandt and Erdem Orberk; 49. Other uncommon angiopathies Serge Blecic and Julien Bogousslavsky; Index.

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Uncommon Causes of Stroke by Edited by Julien Bogousslavsky
Edited by Julien Bogousslavsky
Stroke Syndromes (Second Edition) and Uncommon Causes of Stroke 2 Volume Hardback Set
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