Zidouh S*, Jidane S, Nabhani T, Chouaib N, Sirbou R, Belkouch A and Belyamani L
Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Military Hospital of Instruction, Mohammed V University Rabat, MoroccoFulltext PDF
We report the case of a man admitted to the emergency department for a stroke with an unusual presentation: bradycardia due to Atrial Fibrilation with slow ventricular response. The cerebral CT scan showed a bilateral vertebro-basilar acute ischemic stroke. The evolution was marked by neurological degradation with a Glasgow Coma Scale at 6/15. The patient was admitted to the intensive care unit and intubated. Three days later, he presented a massive hemorrhagic infarction and died shortly after.
Bradycardia; Vertebrobasilar- ischemic stroke
Zidouh S, Jidane S, Nabhani T, Chouaib N, Sirbou R, Belkouch A, et al. A Bilateral Vertebrobasilar Stroke Mimicking a Bradycardia: A Case Report. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2017; 2: 1403.