Artery of percheron infarction

Guo Sheng Yu, Kuei Hong Kuo, Lung Chan

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Artery of Percheron (AOP) is small perforating arteries supplying paramedian thalamus and mid-brain. The incidence of infarction is rare. We presented a 62-year-old man found conscious drowsy for 4 days. MRI revealed bilateral thalamic and midbrain infarction due to AOP occlusion.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)97-98
Number of pages2
JournalActa Neurologica Taiwanica
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • Artery of percheron
  • Infarction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neurology


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