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J Korean Neurol Assoc. 2001 Jul;19(4):396-399. Korean. Case Report.
An JY , Lee HS , Oh KM , Chung CS .
Department of Neurology, Samsung Medical Center, School of Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University.
Department of Neurology, Uijongbu Medical Center.

A 55-year-old man was admitted due to transient global amnesia. A similar episode recurred. He also presented with uveitis and oral ulcers. Brain MRI showed lesions in the brainstem and medial thalamus. One year later he was readmit-ted due to subarachnoid hemorrhage. Cerebral angiography revealed normal. The last two episodes were treated with a high dose of prednisolone and resolved completely. Vasculitis related to neuro-Behcet's disease is presumed to play a role in the development of transient global amnesia and subarachnoid hemorrhage. (J Korean Neurol Assoc 19(4):396~399, 2001)

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