Clinical Case Database / Category: Patient Management
Vertebral artery dissection
Kelsey Boddington, MBBCh (Hons), Dejene Shiferaw, MRCP, UK
Foundation Years Journal, volume 4, issue 3, p.33 (123Doc Education, London, March 2010)
This case-based discussion focuses on a previously fit and well 38-year-old lady, 2 weeks post-partum, presenting with two seizures post-neck manipulation and discusses presentation, causes, diagnosis and management of vertebral artery dissection.
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Kelsey Boddington, MBBCh (Hons)
North Devon District Hospital
Dejene Shiferaw, MRCP, UK
CT2 North Devon District Hospital
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