LEWELLYS F. BARKER, M.D., F.A.C.P.
During recent years the accurate clinical diagnosis of the nature and localization of intracranial vascular accidents has been greatly advanced, thanks to more careful clinical pathological studies on the one hand, and to the application of the methods of cerebral angiography through the injection of thorotrast or other contrast substances, on the other. In particular, the hemorrhages into the subarachnoid space in the region of the circle of Willis with filling of the cisterna can now be usually recognized with certainty and appropriate treatment can be instituted early. The case reported here illustrates well the symptomatology and the results of
BARKER LF. SPONTANEOUS SUBARACHNOID HEMORRHAGES AND THEIR RELATIONS TO RUPTURES OF SMALL ANEURYSMS IN OR NEAR THE CIRCLE OF WILLIS1. Ann Intern Med. 1936;10:98–105. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-10-1-98
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1936;10(1):98-105.
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