Detection of cerebral vasculopathy in sickle cell disease using transcranial doppler ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging case report

Robert J. Adams, Rune Aaslid, Taher El Gammal, Fenwick T Nichols, Virgil McKie

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Abstract

We describe a case of homozygous sickle cell anemia in which noninvasive transcranial Doppler ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging were used to detect angiographically documented occlusive lesions of in tracra nial arteries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)518-520
Number of pages3
JournalStroke
Volume19
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1988
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Anemia
  • Magnetic resonance
  • Sickle cell
  • Ultrasonic

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing

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