neurology
Stroke

Sex-specific brain lesion patterns may explain differences in stroke severity

Sex differences in stroke lesion patterns may explain the higher stroke severity observed in women compared to men. A US-led international study used MRI to analyse lesion patterns in 555 men and women presenting with acute ischaemic stroke. Their findings were validated in a further 503 patients from an independent cohort. The study, published in ...

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