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Risk Factors of Benavente et al for Stroke in a Patient with Transient Monocular Blindness and Carotid Artery Stenosis

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Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Benavente et al evaluated the risk for stroke in patients with carotid artery stenosis who present with transient monocular blindness. This can help identify those patients who may benefit from surgical endartectomy or be better managed medically. The authors are from University of Texas at San Antonio, University of Western Ontario, and the Rabin Medical Center in Israel.

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