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Title Handbook on cerebral venous thrombosis / volume editors, V. Caso, G. Agnelli, M. Paciaroni
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, 2008


Description 1 online resource (vi, 184 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Frontiers of neurology and neuroscience ; v. 23
Frontiers of neurology and neuroscience ; v. 23.
Contents Anatomy of cerebral veins and sinuses / KiliƧ, T., Akakin, A. -- Epidemiology of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / Agnelli, G., Verso, M. -- Risk factors of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / de Freitas, G.R., Bogousslavsky, J. -- Thrombophilia and cerebral vein thrombosis / Iorio, A. [and others] -- Clinical presentations of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / Paciaroni, M., Palmerini, F., Bogousslavsky, J. -- Headache and cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / Alberti, A., Venti, M., Biagini, S. -- Radiological diagnosis of cerebral venous thrombosis / Selim, M., Caplan, L.R. -- Role of ultrasound in diagnosis and management of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / Stolz, E.P. -- Cerebral venous thrombosis in newborns, infants and children / Yager, J.Y. [and others] -- Treatment of cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis / Masuhr, F. -- Interventional neuroradiology in the treatment of cerebral venous thrombosis / Caso, V., Billeci, A.M.R., Leys, D. -- Complications of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / Ferro, J.M., Canhao, P. -- Long-term prognosis of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis / Lindgren, A
Summary Cerebral veins contain about 70% of the total cerebral blood volume, but cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) occurs about a thousand times less often than arterial stroke. CVT affects mostly young adults and children, and in about one quarter of cases the cause remains unknown. Written by international experts, this publication is dealing with epidemiology, risk factors, coagulation disorders, clinical presentation - especially focusing on headache, current neuroradiological treatment, complications and long-term prognosis of CVT. The book covers the full spectrum of CVT pathogenesis and offers a
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Sinus thrombosis.
Cerebral embolism and thrombosis.
Intracranial Thrombosis -- diagnosis
Intracranial Thrombosis -- radiotherapy
Sinus Thrombosis, Intracranial -- diagnosis
Sinus Thrombosis, Intracranial -- radiotherapy
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Cerebral embolism and thrombosis
Sinus thrombosis
Sinusthrombose -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Agnelli, Giancarlo.
Caso, V. (Valeria)
Paciaroni, M. (Maurizio)
ISBN 9783805583794