Stroke classification

The Oxford Community Stroke Project classification [1]

 stroke

Total anterior circulationPartial anterior circulationLacunarPosterior Circulation
hemiparesis / hemi-sensory lossyesyes (plus one other)pure motor / sensoryno
homonymous hemianopiayesyes (plus on other)noisolated
dysphasia / other cortical signsyespossiblenono
parietal lobe signspossiblepossiblenono
brain stem / cerebellar signsnonoyes, ataxic hemiparesis [2]yes
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