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Response to letter regarding article ‘Leukoaraiosis and acute ischemic stroke: 90-day clinical outcome following endovascular recanalization, with proposed ‘L- ASPECTS’'
  1. John C Benson,
  2. Waleed Brinjikji
  1. Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr John C Benson, Radiology, Mayo Clinic Minnesota, Rochester, MN 55905, USA; Benson.John3{at}

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Dear Editor,

We would like the thank Tang et al 1 for their interest in our study entitled ‘Leukoaraiosis and acute ischemic stroke: 90 day clinical outcome following endovascular recanalization, with proposed ‘L-ASPECTS’’. We read their letter with great interest and appreciate their valuable input on this subject.

Tang et al 1 are correct in saying that the Fazekas score is …

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  • Contributors Both authors contributed equally.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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