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Table 2 Initial working diagnostic

From: Prehospital stroke diagnostics based on neurological examination and transcranial ultrasound

Stroke (n = 102) Stroke mimics
Proved right (n = 69) n = 3 exsiccosis
n = 2 hypoglycemia
n = 2 syncope
n = 1 pneumonia
n = 1 migraine
n = 1 slipping
n = 1 persisting atrial fibrillation
n = 1 functional brachiofacial hemiparesis
n = 1 hypertensive rise
n = 1 epileptic seizure
Proved wrong (n = 4) n = 5 epileptic seizure
n = 4 tumor
n = 2 subdural hematoma
n = 1 exsiccosis
n = 1 MI + brain concussion
n = 1 metabolic encephalopathy
n = 1 peripheral nerve compression (C7)