Internal and Emergency Medicine

, Volume 7, Supplement 1, pp 33–34 | Cite as

Early subcortical ischemic infarction and delayed leucoencephalopathy after carbon monoxide poisoning

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of NeurologyNational University HospitalSingaporeSingapore

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