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Department of Radiology; Department of Neurology

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Nervous System Diseases | Neurology | Radiology


Amongst various mechanisms of presyncopal events, posterior circulation disease needs to be considered. This particular mechanism has been underrecognized. We describe a case of a 76-year-old patient with recurrent posterior circulation TIAs, presenting as recurrent prolonged presyncopal events.

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Banu Sundar, Majaz Moonis, Ajay Wakhloo, and Ajit Puri, “Bilateral Intracranial Vertebral Artery Stenosis Presenting as Recurrent Prolonged Presyncopal Episodes,” Case Reports in Neurological Medicine, vol. 2015, Article ID 251536, 4 pages, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/251536. Link to article on publisher's website

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Case Reports in Neurological Medicine

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