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|Title:||Cortical blindness following coronary angiography|
|Authors:||Kwok, B.W.K. |
|Source:||Kwok, B.W.K., Lim, T.T. (2000-12). Cortical blindness following coronary angiography. Singapore Medical Journal 41 (12) : 604-605. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.|
|Abstract:||A 53-year-old man developed transient cortical blindness after coronary angiography, which appears to be an adverse reaction to contrast agent. A possible mechanism of this complication is contrast penetration of the blood-brain barrier with direct neurotoxicity to the occipital cortex.|
|Source Title:||Singapore Medical Journal|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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