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  • Prognosis
  • Vertebral Artery Dissection: Warning Symptoms, Clinical Features and Prognosis in 26 Patients * Journal: Can J Neurol Sci 2000 Nov;27(4):292-6 * Authors: Saeed AB, Shuaib A, Al-Sulaiti G, Emery D * Host: Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada. (soto-usa.com)
  • 2) To explore the variety of clinical presentation of VA dissection and its relation to prognosis. (soto-usa.com)
  • subclavian
  • The vertebral artery (VA) itself, emerges from the subclavian artery, passes through the transverse foramina of C6 C1 to become the atlantal segment as it exits through the transverse foramen of C1. (chiro.org)
  • The thrombus also extended into the proximal subclavian artery. (jcda.ca)
  • Subintimal
  • Mural hematoma usually is located within the media or the subintimal layer, leading to a "pseudo" enlargement of the artery (2) . (ajnr.org)
  • incidence
  • This information combines possible causes of symptom Vision loss as noted in various sources, with overall disease prevalence or incidence data from other sources. (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • neurological symptoms
  • it may also cause a range of additional neurological symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • The patient was placed on anticoagulant therapy with no further neurological symptoms. (springer.com)
  • I suffered neurological symptoms only on the left side of my body for several years that affected my heart, caused numbness only on the left side, I had small black outs.I had a lot of burning sensations in my neck and back. (ourhealth.com)
  • hematoma
  • Dissected artery heals within a short period of time, the hematoma usually resolves within 6 months, and the outcome is mostly good. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • chiropractic
  • At the other end of the spectrum is the infamous testimony of the Canadian neurologist John Norris, 4 who insisted that dozens of cerebrovascular dissections were the result of chiropractic manipulation, until he contradicted his own testimony under cross-examination in an inquest, with his survey instrument found to be poorly constructed. (dynamicchiropractic.com)
  • In this retrospective hospital study of 26 patients with vertebral artery dissection, it was determined that "sporting activity and chiropractic manipulations were the most common (15% and 11% respectively)" causes. (soto-usa.com)
  • A correspondent sent me copies of a pamphlet and a "distribution kit" that the FCER (Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research) is selling to chiropractors so they can inform the public about cervical artery dissection (CAD). (sciencebasedmedicine.org)
  • migraine
  • A migraine without aura was suspected and zolmitriptan was administered, which alleviated the symptoms. (springeropen.com)
  • Her symptoms were considered to be in line with the diagnostic criteria for migraine without aura according to the International Classification of Headache Disorders 3rd edition (Beta version) [ 4 ], defined as severe unilateral, pulsatile headaches that come in cycles every few hours. (springeropen.com)