“Malignant” ischaemic stroke of an entire cerebral hemisphere
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An 87-year-old man with atrial fibrillation was found collapsed at home. He was not on anticoagulation therapy. On examination, he was aphasic with right-sided hemiparesis, hemisensory loss, hemianopia and hemineglect. Several hours later, he developed a third nerve palsy on the left and became progressively …
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