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Table 2 Neurologic complications of patients with AD: n (%)

From: Eleven years of experience with the neurologic complications in Korean patients with acute aortic dissection: a retrospective study

  Type A Type B Total
  n = 36 n = 5 n = 41
  Early Delayed Early Delayed  
Ischemic stroke 8 14 0 4 26 (63.4)
Hypoxic encephalopathy 7 2 0 0 9 (22.0)
Ischemic neuropathy 4 1 0 0 5 (12.2)
Spinal cord ischemia 1 2 1 1 5 (12.2)
Vocal cord paralysis 1 0 0 0 1 (2.4)
Seizure 2 0 0 0 2 (4.9)
Septic encephalopathy 0 1 0 0 1 (2.4)
  1. AD Acute aortic dissection.