Recurrent ischemic stroke in a case of Takayasu’s arteritis, mimicking multiple sclerosis

  • Payam Sasannejad Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
  • Mahdieh Verdipour Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
  • Mona Asadi Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
  • Hamideh Ahmadi Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
Keywords: Takayasu Arteritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Granulomatous Angiitis, White Matter

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Published
2019-07-04
How to Cite
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Sasannejad P, Verdipour M, Asadi M, Ahmadi H. Recurrent ischemic stroke in a case of Takayasu’s arteritis, mimicking multiple sclerosis. Iran J Neurol. 18(3):145-147.
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