Title

Isolated left posterior insular infarction and convergent roles in verbal fluency, language, memory, and executive function

Document Type

Article

Abstract

The posterior insular cortex-a complex structure interconnecting various brain regions for different functions-is a rare location for ischemic stroke. We report a patient with isolated left posterior insular infarction who presented with multiple cognitive impairment, including impairment in semantic and phonemic verbal fluency.

Publication Date

7-1-2016

Publication Title

Proceedings (Baylor University. Medical Center)

ISSN

0899-8280

Volume

29

Issue

3

First Page

295

Last Page

7

PubMed ID

27365876

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

10.1080/08998280.2016.11929441

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