Galea, Ian, Norwood, Fiona, Phillips, Michael J., Shearman, Cliff P., McMonagle, Paul and Gibb, William R.G.
Pearls & Oy-sters: resolution of hemichorea following endarterectomy for severe carotid stenosis
Neurology, 71, (24), . (doi:10.1212/01.wnl.0000336975.80810.74). (PMID:19064875).
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Carotid artery stenosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of unilateral chorea, even in the absence of preceding presentation with stroke or transient ischaemic attacks.
Carotid endarterectomy may reduce contralateral chorea in patients with critical carotid artery stenosis.
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