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A Rare Case of Isolated Left Medial Midbrain Stroke

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Midbrain stroke is uncommon. We are presenting an interesting case of a patient with rare isolated left midbrain stroke. The patient had third cranial nerve palsy. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) brain showed acute stroke at the medial part of left midbrain. Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) was normal.

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M. Tai and V. Panirselvam, "A Rare Case of Isolated Left Medial Midbrain Stroke," Neuroscience and Medicine, Vol. 4 No. 2, 2013, pp. 92-93. doi: 10.4236/nm.2013.42014.


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