publication . Article . Report . 2014

Recovery of Dysphagia in Lateral Medullary Stroke

Gupta, Hitesh; Banerjee, Alakananda;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2014 Journal: Case Reports in Neurological Medicine, volume 2,014 (issn: 2090-6668, eissn: 2090-6676, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Limited
Abstract
Lateral medullary stroke is typically associated with increased likelihood of occurrence of dysphagia and exhibits the most severe and persistent form. Worldwide little research exists on dysphagia in brainstem stroke. An estimated 15% of all patients admitted to stroke rehabilitation units experience a brainstem stroke out of which about 47% suffer from dysphagia. In India, a study showed that 22.3% of posterior circulation stroke patients develop dysphagia. Dearth of literature on dysphagia and its outcome in brainstem stroke particularly lateral medullary stroke motivated the author to present an actual case study of a patient who had dysphagia following a la...
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mesheuropmc: otorhinolaryngologic diseasescardiovascular diseases
free text keywords: Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system, RC346-429, Case Report, Article Subject
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publication . Article . Report . 2014

Recovery of Dysphagia in Lateral Medullary Stroke

Gupta, Hitesh; Banerjee, Alakananda;