LACUNAR STROKE

Lacunar strokes account for about 20% of strokes, it is caused by a small arc: ions resulting from obstruction of small arterioles branching directly off large vessels in the brain

LACUNAR STROKE: "Lacunar Stroke is cause by a small arc and results in obstruction of the small arterioles."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "LACUNAR STROKE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lacunar-stroke/ (accessed December 13, 2018).
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